NEW YORK – In 1981, US President Ronald Reagan came to office famously declaring that, “Government is not the solution to our problem. Government is the problem.” Thirty-two years and four presidents later, Barack Obama’s recent inaugural address, with its ringing endorsement of a larger role for government in addressing America’s – and the world’s – most urgent challenges, looks like it may bring down the curtain on that era.
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- Why government can’t negotiate with big pharma
- Smart machines and the future of jobs
- Facing up to income inequality
- SDG Advocates Introduction at Global Citizen Festival 2016