83 mins watch time
Posted January 2021
Politics, Economics & Global Affairs
Like the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand in 1914, or the ascent of Adolph Hitler in 1933, the COVID pandemic will be remembered as a moment that shifted the course of history. In this talk, award-winning anthropologist and National Geographic explorer-in-residence Wade Davis will tell the story of the nation’s astonishing rise to the status of global superpower.