Existential Risk Does Not Touch Us

Existential Risk Does Not Touch Us

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are so massive and abstract that they do not alarm us or cause any sense of urgency in the microsphere our daily lives.

The coronavirus pandemic should be a lesson learned that these

  • existential threats can sneak up and strike us in a most sudden, destructive and real way, and
  • Existential threats must be faced together in a united global effort, not by the failed notion of unilaterally Making America Great Again.

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