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Is this the Middle Ages all over again?

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As China and India increase their economic might, the influence of the US and much of Europe has been waning.

Matt Frei talks to Parag Khanna, author of How to Run the World, about the multiple centers of power which are emerging.

Khanna argues they are nothing new and look similar to the situation back in the Middle Ages.

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