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YP members with former US Secretary of State John Kerry
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YP Nexus is a collection of conversations on the intersection of global issues and the everyday lives of young people. Watch experts, journalists, and business leaders discuss the nexus of top global issues and your life.

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Crypto journalist Laura Shin joins fintech attorney Nelson Rosario to outline the history, current market capitalization, global economic impact, and future of cryptocurrency. See all YP Nexus videos.

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