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As chief executive of 23andMe, she holds the key to a vast genetic database. What will she do with it?
The Chinese novelist on life under censorship — and why he is still a ‘peasant’ at heart
The South Carolina congressman on Trump, Michael Moore — and the ‘bombastic’ Bernie bros
US liberals’ favourite TV host on polarisation, the primaries and staying sane
The former engineer on bullying, tech firm culture and breaking the silence
The Labour MP on his vision of civic service, Jeremy Corbyn — and forging unity around the maypole
The ‘Mick Jagger of microbes’ on a life of fighting disease — and the severity of the current crisis
The former Goldman chief executive on the crash, the criticism — and sparring with Bernie Sanders
The Polish novelist on confronting history and her battles with the nationalist right
The pro-Beijing venture capitalist on Trump, China’s rise — and Xi Jinping’s ‘little red app’
Her gene-editing tool could cure disease and change the human race. But what happens if it falls into the wrong hands?
Canada’s deputy PM on moving from the ‘snark’ of journalism to the ‘smarm’ of politics
Her bestselling novel showed South Korea’s everyday sexism — and struck a chord around the region
The Tory grandee on Thatcher, Johnson — and how centrist complacency fuelled Brexit
The Russian billionaire on working with Putin, his Premier League plans and making a fortune in the 1990s
The architect on why buildings move us — and what he shares with Don Quixote
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The novelist on
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The violinist on making high art popular and what #MeToo means for musicians
The guru of the ‘growth mindset’ on why your qualities are not set in stone
The investigative journalist on #MeToo and the perils of taking on the powerful
The anti-Putin activist on fighting corruption — and how he copes with the trolls on his tail
The pugnacious Democrat on running Chicago, what he learnt from dance — and how to beat Trump
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The face of the Hong Kong protest movement on defying Beijing