ian bremmer

ian bremmer


political scientist, author, prof at nyu, columnist at time, ostensible intellectual entrepreneur, president @eurasiagroup

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Meanwhile, THE PANDEMIC (especially in Brazil and the US).

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I discuss US and global protest politics, and why Hong Kong banned the Tiananmen Square vigil for the first time on (Telly Award-winning) World #In60Seconds .

#CoronavirusPoliticsDaily : Manufacturing activity continues to suffer from decreased global trade. Analysts warn that Asia's economic rebound may take much longer than initially projected.

The #COVID19  pandemic and unemployment disproportionately impact the same US communities protesting for racial justice - with local, national and global implications. Here are some key observations.

Americans: This can happen here. If you stop social distancing, if you refuse to wear masks, we are going to have a massive second wave.

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2MM: The number of doses of hydroxychloroquine sent to Brazil by Trump as part of a joint research project. @realDonaldTrump  and Bolsonaro tout it as treatment for #COVID19 . Medical professionals disagree. Paging Doctor Trump...? #HardNumbers 

How has press freedom been affected during the #coronavirus  crisis? @RSFUSA 's newest report gives us a look how press freedoms have been impacted since last year. #GraphicTruth 

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Houston. Mumbai. Niger. All within the past week.

Turnout for George Floyd protests in Amsterdam. Extraordinary.

President Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus. Literally days after he called the crisis a “fantasy.”

@Aeromexico  wins Troll of the Month award. Hands down.

Jimmy Fallon using his soap box for real leadership. Well done, sir.

Did coronavirus come from China? Yes. Did it expand globally because the Chinese govt covered it up for a month? Yes. Does China produce most of US medical supply chain? Yes. Is it wise to antagonize China in the middle of this crisis? Are you fucking kidding me.

This happens at every NATO summit with Trump. Every G7. Every G20. The US President is mocked by US allies behind his back.

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