American Exceptionalism
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Americans find doom inspiring, and love that their 'specialness' is in peril. -Lisa New

Cynthia Breazeal
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Tablet technology helps children in developing countries learn to read on their own. 

Laurie Santos
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Natural selection enabled us to share what we know, but no filter from others. 

Cass Sunstein
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"Libertarian Paternalism" nudges people in the right direction.

Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen
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Future governments will have two foreign policies, for the physical and cyber worlds.

Adam Fisk
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Lantern will connect people in countries where the Internet is blocked (1/4 of the world).

Peter Thiel
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"We must acknowledge that we are no longer as exceptional as we once were."

Vivek Wadhwa
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Robots, 3D printing, facial recognition...China is toast!

Jonathan Zittrain
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People love playing games. They're powerful. What can we do with this? 

Collective Intelligence
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The key to CI is to have smart people who are good at working together.

Daniel Kraft
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We're already crowd-sourcing collective intelligence in medicine.

Stephen Wolfram
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What can we make computable? A city. A country. Everything. 

Neil Jacobstein
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"Artificial general intelligence will be a collective intelligence game changer"

Elizabeth Stark
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Over 18 million people took action to stop SOPA.

Mark Ruffalo
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"We need a national movement connecting people to their power."

Larry Lessig
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In 2010, 42% of election funding came from 0.000015% of Americans.

Dambisa Moyo
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There are 25 wars in the world today that are rooted in commodities and resources. 

Daniel Gilbert
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We accept gradual changes that we would never accept if they happened abruptly. 

Radical Transparency
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"Things take longer than you think they will, and then, when they happen,

happen far faster than you thought they would." - Larry Summers

Autism Speaks
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Autism advocate Carly Fleischmann on stage with Senator John Kerry after challenging 

him on Twitter to answer questions. 

Senator John Kerry
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If we're visibly divided at home, it will be much harder to leverage other 

counties for trade and other needs.