Melinda Gates in conversation with Ezra Klein at SXSW

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  • Published on:  Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • Vox’s editor at large, Ezra Klein, talks one-on-one with Melinda Gates, co-chair of The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in a special live episode of The Ezra Klein Show podcast.

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  • miumiu

     (Mar 11, 2018)

    Just FYI the comments are only activated once the live has been completed while the likes/dislikes are from the actual livestream as well.

  • Finn Driver

     (Mar 11, 2018)

    "I mean, come on, you take the walls down, you democratise something, it is better for everybody"*Works at ~99% closed source company*In all seriousness though, this interview was really interesting. Ta.

  • FracturedButWhole

     (Mar 12, 2018)

    The thumbnail looks like The Last Of Us cover.😂

  • UpYours101

     (May 13, 2018)

    This video would have more like if Ezra was removed from the conversation.

  • Josh willis

     (Mar 11, 2018)

    13:00 is such a great point, like damn

  • jrbship

     (Mar 12, 2018)

    Shoutout to Better Than Ezra!

  • ProfessorEGadd

     (Mar 23, 2018)

    47:43Here's something for American cultural distinctness: "Most people have access to decent healthcare"The richest country on Earth has only "decent" healthcare for "most" people and the people who live there think that's good enough.

  • Tiarnan Mellon

     (Mar 24, 2018)

    That method of eradicating certain mosquito species is very much a sledgehammer solution

  • Neil Schloth

     (Mar 11, 2018)

    Conversation starts at 2:11 👍🏽

  • gratisversus

     (Dec 9, 2018)

    If soy could talk it would sound like Ezra Klein