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A Public Conversation with Garry Kasparov

After his Nexus Lecture ‘Timeless Values in a Shifting World’, the audience took its chance to pose their questions to Garry Kasparov on Putin’s agressive foreign policy.

Nexus Institute
21 March 2015

Video fragments from the Nexus Lecture by Garry Kasparov are also available: https://youtu.be/2bz3GpMHMHg

The full lecture and the public conversation have been published in the Nexus Library series. You can order your copy here:

Atlas Network founder Sir Antony Fisher

young_antony__largeThe Battle of Ideas! This page has many fascinating articles on Sir Antony Fisher on what would have been his 100th birthday today. Most politicians (and people) are so focused on the day-to-day and the machinery of power that they don’t see the long view, the battle of ideas that change the world. This man was different and his effort is still changing the world through the Atlas Foundation.

Sir Anthony Fisher

Estoril Conferences 2015 |Garry Kasparov: A Brave New World

“I think it’s time for the new world to analyze the mistakes of the last 25 years”, said Garry Kasparov at Estoril. (…) “Dictators don’t have plans to build anything, only to make enemies.” (…) “The European Union must start acting like a civil institution. There’s still time to stop what’s happening in Ukraine.” – Garry Kasparov

The aims of the Estoril Conferences are to create an annual international event to discuss the challenges of globalization, with specific attention being granted to the relationship between the local and the global fields.

This initiative aims to set Cascais, and Portugal, as meeting places for some of the most renowned personalities, international organisations, universities, research and development centres, thinks tanks and non-governmental organisations.

Portugal, having always been affected by the confluence of two major maritime spaces (the Mediterranean and the Atlantic), has had, and may thus continue to have, a frontline tradition of bringing together peoples and regions in debates on ideas about modernity, ecumenism and universalism.… Read More

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