YOUTH NOW

The art of reinvention will be the most critical skill of this century

Illustration: Benedikt Luft

Humankind is facing unprecedented revolutions, all our old stories are crumbling, and no new story has so far emerged to replace them. How can we prepare ourselves and our children for a world of such unprecedented transformations and radical uncertainties? A baby born today will be thirtysomething in 2050. If all goes well, that baby will still be around in 2100 and might even be an active citizen of the 22nd century. What should we teach that baby that will help them survive and flourish in the world of 2050 or the 22nd century? …

Yuval Noah Harari

Historian and bestselling author of Sapiens, Homo Deus and 21 Lessons for the 21st Century.

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