WATCH: Doha Debates — Future of Genetics

Our live debate on the future of genetics — the final one of our first season — quickly turned into an intense discussion on the ethics and challenges of human genetic enhancement. Three experts gathered in Doha to answer the question, “Should we create superhumans?” Each speaker arrived with a highly pointed argument but left the stage with at least some consensus.

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WATCH: Doha Debates — Gender Equality

Studies have shown that when gender equality increases, so does overall life satisfaction — for everyone, not just women. All over the world, women persistently make less money than men for the same work. So equality may be a simple concept, but achieving it is a pretty complicated task.

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WATCH: Doha Debates — Can technology unlock world peace?

Doha Debates teamed up with UNESCO-Qatar and the United Nations’ Department of Policy and Peacebuilding Affairs’ Innovation Cell to host a special debate event on the role of technology in the context of peace. Can emerging technologies be deployed for the good of humanity? Or do they spell disaster?

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WATCH: Doha Debates — Capitalism

Is capitalism built for today’s challenges, or is it due for sweeping changes — or total replacement? Our live debate weighed solutions to capitalism's challenges.

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