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Weekly Open Thread and Digest

Weekly Open Thread and Digest

I’m Umair Haque, and this is The Issue: an independent, nonpartisan, subscriber-supported publication. Our job is to give you the freshest, deepest, no-holds-barred insight about the issues that matter most.

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In Case You Missed It—Last Week's Articles:

  1. How Bad Will the Second Half of the 2020s Be? Or, Three Transformations at a Turning Point in Human History
  2. Why Democracy’s Side’s is Losing So Badly That We’re About to Lose Democracy, Why it Matters, And What to do About It
  3. The Election, Echoes of 1968, and How History’s Mistakes Repeat Themselves
  4. Our Civilization is Mortal, The Most Important Speech of the 21st Century, (Deep) Optimism and Pessimism, and Much More


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