“I use ‘disruptive’ in both its good and bad connotations. Disruptive scientific and technological progress is not to me inherently good or inherently evil. But its arc is for us to shape. Technology’s progress is furthermore in my judgment unstoppable. But it is quite incorrect that it unfolds inexorably according to its own internal logic and the laws of nature.”
Gabrielle Chefitz received a Master in Public Policy degree from Harvard Kennedy School in 2018 where she studied U.S. foreign policy with a focus on national security.
After receiving her B.A. from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism, Chefitz served as a Research Assistant for the Project on the Middle East Peace Process at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Previously, she spent a year at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee as a legislative intern covering the Middle East and was an intern with the Department of Defense working on U.S. security policy towards the Gulf States.Last Updated: Jun 18, 2018, 10:18am