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political scientist, author, teach at columbia sipa, columnist at time, president @eurasiagroup, @gzeromedia. if you lived here, you'd be home now.

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4 years ago
If you're not following some people you dislike, you're doing it wrong. I'm happy to help.
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Forecast of 5G smartphone subscriptions, as of June 2021 2020 212m 2021 569m 2022 1.1bn 2023 1.6bn 2024 2.2bn 2025 2.8bn 2026 3.4bn -Ericsson Mobility Report
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Militiamen join Afghan defense and security forces in Kabul. Groups are working together to combat the Taliban, who’ve taken 50 of the country’s 370 districts since May. https://t.co/ZfP1NWp8wj
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Just 10% of the world’s population has been fully vaccinated against covid. By region: North America 30%+ Europe 28% South America 11% Asia 8% Africa <1% #VaccineInequality -Our World in Data
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% of tourism experts expecting intl tourism to return to pre-pandemic levels by 2021 1% 2022 14% 2023 36% 2024 or later 49% -UNWTO
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2 hours ago
Former NRA president tricked into speaking at a fake graduation ceremony feat. thousands of empty chairs to represent the 3,044 kids who would have graduated high school this year but were killed by gun violence. https://t.co/yKRkGxjygb
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17 hours ago
President Obama, in his attitude toward bringing troops home was already starting to say, this can't be America's burden alone. Trump of course exacerbated that radically. @SlaughterAM to @JudyWoodruff #GZEROxCarnegie @CarnegieCorp https://t.co/2C6p9g9p3X https://t.co/jgTBGPaXIq
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Hong Kong's Apple Daily is the latest victim of the draconian national security law. Last June, pro-democracy leader and then-lawmaker Dennis Kwok discussed why the national security law was "the end of Hong Kong" with @ianbremmer. #GZEROWorld https://t.co/8T2xTJMvRu https://t.co/BhKcDHaqCF
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16 hours ago
If you want the end of Communism in Cuba, ending the embargo is the best shot. (counterargument: hey, after 60 years of sanctions...maybe we just haven’t given them long enough to work...)
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17 hours ago
I was a little too young for Hunter Thompson. I’ll miss McAfee. https://t.co/Qgp1VemaQu
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.@MarietjeSchaake: regulation of Bitcoin is coming from different angles and there is no escaping it. if investors choose to get out now, it further pushes down the value of this volatile currency. Cyber #In60Seconds https://t.co/ApV7cqf1K1 https://t.co/qos27hXKHr
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19 hours ago
Global wealth distribution 2020. % of adults worldwide whose wealth is <$10K 55% $10K-$100K 32.8% $100K-$1m 11.1% $1m+ 1.1% -Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report 2020
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19 hours ago
1.1% of the world’s population hold a staggering 45.8% of global household wealth, per a new Credit Suisse report.
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