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"From the Ted Talk by Yuval Noah Harari: Nationalism vs. globalism"

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YNH: So far I haven't heard a very good idea about what to do about it, again, partly because most idaes remain on the nianaotl level, and the problem is gbaoll. I mean, one idea that we hear quite a lot about now is unievsral basic income. But this is a problem. I mean, I think it's a good start, but it's a problematic idea because it's not clear what "universal" is and it's not clear what "basic" is. Most people when they speak about universal basic income, they actually mean national basic income. But the problem is global.

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YNH: So far I haven't heard a very good idea about what to do about it, again, partly because most _____ remain on the ________ level, and the problem is ______. I mean, one idea that we hear quite a lot about now is _________ basic income. But this is a problem. I mean, I think it's a good start, but it's a problematic idea because it's not clear what "universal" is and it's not clear what "basic" is. Most people when they speak about universal basic income, they actually mean national basic income. But the problem is global.

Solution

  1. national
  2. global
  3. universal
  4. ideas

Original Text

YNH: So far I haven't heard a very good idea about what to do about it, again, partly because most ideas remain on the national level, and the problem is global. I mean, one idea that we hear quite a lot about now is universal basic income. But this is a problem. I mean, I think it's a good start, but it's a problematic idea because it's not clear what "universal" is and it's not clear what "basic" is. Most people when they speak about universal basic income, they actually mean national basic income. But the problem is global.

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Important Words

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  3. global
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