17
November
2016
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11:15
Europe/Amsterdam

'The world has turned,' Stephen Lewis warns future leaders

Former UN ambassador issues an impassioned plea for the class of 2016 to stem a rising tide of inequality.

By NEWS STAFF

I beg you to understand that the world has turned. It hasn't just changed; it's turned. And your collective response—moral, principled, determined, tenacious, indefatigable—it can save this world.
Stephen Lewis

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