Covid-19 Is Traveling Along the New Silk Road 

Covid-19 Is Traveling Along the New Silk Road 

Nearly 750 years ago, Marco Polo famously undertook several voyages from Venice across the Mediterranean Sea, overland through Persia and Central Asia to the court of the great Kublai Khan, grandson of Genghis Khan and founder of the Yuan dynasty, which presided over...
Covid-19 Will Mark the End of Affluence Politics

Covid-19 Will Mark the End of Affluence Politics

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump dismissed concerns about Covid-19. As he put it, the virus is “under control” in the US and the “whole situation will start working out.” But according to Politico, Trump is privately voicing worries that the impact of...
AI Innovators Should Be Listening to Kids

AI Innovators Should Be Listening to Kids

Young people like Yang can inspire and inform us. But they also have a right to participate because they will have to live with the long-term consequences of today’s decisions. AI will transform their career prospects, for example, and 85 percent of young people are...