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The Unprecedented Jihadi Threat in Europe | 01/28/16 "At this very moment, ISIS is recruiting probably 100 people a week from all over the world, including this very country. So it is not a European problem, it is not an Arab issue; it is a global threat and global challenge. That is why I insist on the fact that the threat has to be dealt with at the source, which is basically Syria."
Clip of the Month: U.S. Intervention? The Power of Ideas & Values with Ian Bremmer | 01/28/16 For the last eight years, Carnegie Council has had the good fortune to host Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group, for a conversation of the Top Risks report. In this clip, Bremmer discusses the extent to which Americans should intervene in the Middle East. Does the United States have a responsibility to counter groups like ISIS, given the U.S. decision to invade Iraq in 2003? Or should the country focus on its domestic issues?
Winter is Coming: Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must be Stopped | 01/27/16 Garry Kasparov is an outspoken critic of Vladimir Putin's authoritarianism, but he is equally critical of the United States and its allies for their unwillingness to confront Moscow. In this fascinating discussion, he and journalist Robert Kaiser grapple with complex and difficult questions about Russia and the "free world," and what we mean by a moral foreign policy.
Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence | 01/15/16 "Artificial intelligence" is a misnomer, says computer scientist Jerry Kaplan. Machines are not intelligent; their programmers are. What we're seeing is a huge acceleration of automation, which will eliminate all kinds of jobs and create all kinds of unimaginable new ones. This will create a great deal of wealth. But the question is who will get that wealth?