Please see below selected recent risk-related change.
See also; Halcyon Risk Headlines
- 2019 could turn out to be the year the world falls apart, warned GZEROMedia. Tail risks created by bad actors inflicting damage that then create an escalatory cycle are higher than they've been at any point since 1998. But for now, all such risks remain low-likelihood events. More likely, and despite increasingly worrisome headlines, 2019 is poised to be a reasonably good year and not a particularly politically risky year. But GZEROMedia warned further that the world is setting itself up for trouble down the road. Big trouble. And that's in itself top risk.
Please see below selected recent identity-related change.
See also: Halcyon Identity Headlines
- Prospect argued that the chief question of politics is no longer “what do I have?” but “who am I?” Identity politics is having a profoundly disruptive effect on democracies the world over. Which groups deserve protection? Should we give special attention to majorities just like we do to minorities?
Halcyon tracked compelling change throughout 2017.
In addition, Human Progress, which tracks technological, medical and scientific improvements that make the lives of ordinary people better, shared the improvements that most caught its attention in 2017, doubtless only a tiny fraction of all the advances humanity made last year: