Yuval Noah Harari On How Coronavirus Might Change Our World After The Pandemic
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How is Coronavirus changing the world? When are we going to go back to normal? What is going to happen when the epidemic ends? Is contact tracing something we should be worried about? We met with Yuval Noah Harari to talk about the important choices we’re currently facing, discuss the possible future scenarios that might expect us once Coronavirus ends and ask him why we weren’t as prepared as we should have been, in the video “The world before, during and after Coronavirus with Yuval Noah Harari“, below:
The coronavirus pandemic has presented humanity with an almighty shock. Our evermore interconnected and technologically advanced societies are now in lockdown and we are fearful for our health and economic futures thanks to an invisible virus. HARDtalk’s Stephen Sackur speaks to the Israeli historian and best-selling author Yuval Noah Harari. What 21st century lesson can we draw from the spread of Covid-19? In the video “Yuval Noah Harari, philosopher and historian – BBC HARDtalk“, below:
Yuval Noah Harari mentions that surveillance has progressed from external to internal(under skin) surveillance and reminds us that transparency is the monitor and preventing solution toward totalitarianism or dictatorship, in the process of preserving democracy. Democracy may be slower, but with more voices in the system, usually has more flexibility and willingness to try different things and with better chance of progress or improvement. He also reminds us that being nationalistic means being cooperative with other nations in order to obtain information and medical equipment much more efficiently and fairly. Nationalism demands global cooperation. The biggest enemy in this pandemic is our inner demons. If we can all overcome the hatred from within, we will be able to defeat not only the COVID-19 but all global issues such as climate change easily.
Greater world leadership is desperately needed. Yuval Noah Harari’s interest in interview is to attempt to influence decision, to help global leaders to appreciate the importance of global solidarity and to be able to better prepared for the future.
In this moment of emergency, people trust scientists. It is important for people to still remember to trust these scientists once the crisis is over, in the video “Yuval Noah Harari on COVID-19’s Impact on Humankind“, below:
Much has changed as a result of COVID-19: working and educating online have dramatically increased, but much of human nature remains intact.
Global leadership and global plan or safety net for health care and economy are needed. International cooperation in terms of sharing information and data are needed.
Expanding executive power in various parts of the world utilizing COVID-19 emergency is very dangerous. Surveillance technology needs to be used with caution.
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Let us be wary as the country will be reopened. Let’s be cautious and wear facial coverings in public and continue practicing social distancing (at least 6 feet from others), for COVID-19 is not yet gone. It does appear that U.S. is deficient in testing and contact tracing at the moment. Let’s hope this will soon change. It is not likely that our life will return to normal until 2022, after the vaccine for COVID-19 will become available to general public globally.
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