Expansionist Russia, synthetic intelligence and child boomers in favor of financial savings, Brice Couturier's world tour of concepts | EUROtoday

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VShis week, our columnist Brice Couturier talks about Russia, which has by no means stopped considering of itself as an expansionist empire. He additionally questions synthetic intelligence: does it have the capability to unravel the puzzles and impasses that it imposes on us? Finally, he wonders why child boomers are saving greater than earlier generations.

1. “Russia has no borders, since it thinks of itself as an empire, a civilization, a world in itself”

This is what Ukrainian thinker Volodymyr Yermolenko believes. For its half, the European Union (EU) noticed itself as a postnational and postmodern empire, destined to increase virtually indefinitely by contagion of its mannequin, in keeping with Bulgarian political scientist Ivan Krastev. Our Union promised order and prosperity…

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