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A World of Walls?

Do things have to get worse for the globalists to get better for everyone else? Key institutions—particularly business and government—advocated for and benefited from globalism, but too many people haven’t seen the upside, according to Ian Bremmer. “For the last several decades, on pretty much every front, these institutions have not delivered on issues that matter to the average person.” He sees the nationalist and populist movements as just the beginning of a reset. “It’s pretty clear that the closed-border view is winning.”