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Bill Gates and Rashida Jones Ask Big Questions pairs Bill Gates with actress and writer Rashida Jones to tackle some of the biggest questions facing us today: Is it too late to solve climate change? Does everybody lie? Is inequality inevitable? Join them for deep dives into these questions and even a few answers.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.1 • 208 Ratings

Bill Gates and Rashida Jones Ask Big Questions pairs Bill Gates with actress and writer Rashida Jones to tackle some of the biggest questions facing us today: Is it too late to solve climate change? Does everybody lie? Is inequality inevitable? Join them for deep dives into these questions and even a few answers.

    EP 2: Is inequality inevitable?

    EP 2: Is inequality inevitable?

    2020 has brought to light a lot of issues, including growing inequality in the United States. We're seeing huge gaps in income, access to healthcare, and quality of education across the country. Economist Raj Chetty joins the podcast to talk about his groundbreaking research on opportunity in America. Then Mayor Aja Brown joins the conversation to talk about how she’s leveling the playing field in Compton.

    • 45 min
    EP 1: What will the world look like after COVID-19?

    EP 1: What will the world look like after COVID-19?

    Ever since the pandemic started, we’ve heard the same refrain: we need to get back to normal. But what does “normal” even mean after such a history-changing event? Bill and Rashida discuss how COVID-19 will forever change our workplaces, our schools, and even our social lives. They also get real with NIAID director Dr. Anthony Fauci about what we can expect in the months ahead.

    • 43 min
    Introducing: Bill Gates and Rashida Jones Ask Big Questions | Trailer

    Introducing: Bill Gates and Rashida Jones Ask Big Questions | Trailer

    Bill Gates and Rashida Jones Ask Big Questions pairs Bill Gates with actress and writer Rashida Jones to tackle some of the biggest questions facing us today: Is it too late to solve climate change? Does everybody lie? Is inequality inevitable? Join them for deep dives into these questions and even a few answers.

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
208 Ratings

208 Ratings

Geoelh ,

A great pairing

These two make a great pairing to talk about big issues sensibly.

zeezee43 ,

Good listen

I like seeing that their thoughts and opinions are backed by science and proper research.

Wheels of thunder ,

Great show

I really liked this show. I think Bill and Rashida make great hosts and have good chemistry. I also liked how their perspectives balance each other out.

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