GTI FORUM

How will today’s crisis alter the shape of tomorrow’s world?
Which scenario—Conventional Worlds, Barbarization, Great Transition—has become more likely?
How can we seize the moment to propel transformation?

Part 2
September 2020
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Seizing a
Political Opening

Franck Amalric

From Domination to Partnership

From Domination to Partnership

From Domination to Partnership

Asoka Bandarage

The Death of
Neoliberalism

Walden Bello

A Jolt in
Consciousness

Arthur Dahl

The Risk of
Progressive Reversal

The Risk of
Progressive Reversal

The Risk of
Progressive Reversal

Frank Fischer

Confronting
Collapse

Gwendolyn Hallsmith

Dignity Now

Evelin Lindner

The Virus
of Capitalism

The Virus
of Capitalism

The Virus
of Capitalism

George Liodakis

Lethal Modernity

Ruben Nelson

Exploring Pandemic Scenarios

Exploring Pandemic Scenarios

Exploring Pandemic Scenarios

Joe Ravetz

An Emancipatory
Crisis?

An Emancipatory
Crisis?

An Emancipatory
Crisis?

Vishwas Satgar

A Planetary
Actor Awakens

Mimi Stokes

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Part 1
July 2020
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The Question
Before Us

Opener

Paul Raskin

Harbingers of
the Possible

Kavita Byrd

The Power of Sorrow

Maurie Cohen

Coping with
Barbarization

Herman Greene

The Fortress World
is Our World

Shalmali Guttal

Collective Action:
The Ultimate Vaccine

Sahan Karatasli

The Coronavirus as Crucible

Jeremy Lent

Ashish Kothari

Searching for
Resilience

Marcus Oxley

The Pandemic
and Inequality

Kate Pickett

A Chance to
Change Mindsets

Mamphela Ramphele

Grappling with
Complexity

John Robinson

Colliding Scenarios,
Uncertain Futures

Rob Swart

A Chapter in an
Ongoing Crisis

Tim Weiskel

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