The 21st-century hit California first, and the innovative state adapted early and has pioneered a promising new way forward. The same forces in demographics, in technology adoption, in the impact of globalization and climate change, are now hitting the rest of America in a time delay. What happened politically in California about 15 years ago is hitting America now, and what’s happening politically now in California will hit the rest of America over the next 15 years. A data-driven exploration. Produced in partnership with shift.newco.co.