In his new book, Bruno Maçaes, former Portuguese Minister and book author, argues that the U.S. are about to leave behind the ideas rooted in the Enlightenment, and are entering a post-truth phase where stories and fantasies matter more than fact-based arguments. But far from seeing this as a weakening, Maçaes argues that this will strengthen the U.S. on the world stage – and set up a new kind of great-power relationship with China.
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“The End & Beginning” is an original series of webcasts exploring the big shifts happening in the world.