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Bill Gates Jan 20
Wise words from : “I think it’s pointless to be hopeless. If you are hopeless, you waste your present and your future.”
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Bill Gates Jan 17
Millennials want to make a difference in the world. One of my favorite comedians urges us to give them a chance.
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Bill Gates Jan 16
I’m excited to share my first video of 2018. Travel with me to India and learn how the country wiped out polio within its borders:
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Bill Gates Jan 15
“I got arrested, beaten, left bloody and unconscious. But I haven’t given up. And you cannot give up.” An inspiring read from civil rights legend .
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Bill Gates Jan 13
We’re closer now than we have ever been to eradicating polio. That’s why it’s more important than ever to support organizations like that help polio workers on the frontlines of this fight:
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Max Roser Jan 6
. on global development and why it is important that we know that the world is making progress: "The world is registering important progress, but it also faces mortal threats. The first belief should empower us to act on the second."
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Bill Gates Jan 12
Good news worth sharing… Thanks to vaccine innovation, countries will be able to protect millions of kids against typhoid:
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Bill Gates Jan 11
Whenever someone asks me why I believe it’s possible to end polio, I tell them about this trip:
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Bill Gates Jan 10
In 1988, there were 350,000 new polio cases. Last year, there were just 21. Here’s what made this progress possible:
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Bill Gates Jan 10
“When Breath Becomes Air” is one of the most moving books I’ve ever read. I’m glad things turned out okay for .
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Bill Gates Jan 9
My friend Bono explains the potential we could unlock if the gender gap in education was closed:
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Bill Gates Jan 8
I’m excited about the possibilities that exist at the intersection of global health and the private sector. I spoke about how companies can harness these opportunities earlier today.
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Bill Gates Jan 7
These are just a few of the many people using their talents to fight poverty, hunger, and disease. The world is a better place because of what they do:
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Bill Gates Jan 7
. is one of my favorite writers on the optimism beat. This article is a must-read.
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Bill Gates Jan 6
I sat down with TIME’s to talk about what gives me hope about the world’s future:
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Bill Gates Jan 5
I first met Mohammed Nassir when he was only two weeks old. Today, he’s five years old and thriving—a testament to the incredible progress we’ve made to reduce child mortality in Ethiopia:
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Melinda Gates Jan 4
I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: If we want to change the world, we should invest in the women who already are.
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Bill Gates Jan 4
I was excited when asked me to serve as its first guest editor. I asked some of the people I respect most to write about what makes them optimistic. I hope they inspire you, too:
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Bill Gates Dec 22
I’m optimistic we can stop climate change and help those who are being hurt the most by it—all while meeting the world’s energy needs:
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Bill Gates Dec 20
Melinda and I have been working for some time to learn more about the challenges Americans face moving up the economic ladder. This book helped me understand what it’s like to be poor in the U.S. better than anything else I’ve read:
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