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Hugo Wagner

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Is our destiny to be one world with one language?

Are we heading towards a world with one common language?
If you think so, do you believe that it will happen naturally (because globalization requires it) or because of one country's leading "soft power"?
Would it enhance international cooperation and promote better understanding between countries?

On the other hand, what would it mean for human cultures and civilizations?


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    Aug 25 2011: If loosing the archaic notion of "countries" to win the notion of Planet (as only human's real country) requires embracing one language at the price of loosing others, I'm all for it.

    Of course we loose stories and part of our history but, in such scenario, the benefits will largely outweigh the price.

    *I'm not an english native speaker

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