the people or nations of the world, considered as being closely connected by modern telecommunications and as being economically, socially, and politically interdependent
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How to use global community in a sentence
“There are so many ways we as a global community have failed pregnant women, who play such an important role in society,” he said.The Only Thing More Terrifying Than Ebola Is Being Pregnant With Ebola | Kent Sepkowitz, Abby Haglage | October 2, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
And how could we ever deliver to the expectations of a global community that used Mandela as its measure?
We are told we are safer both as a country and as a global community.War Is the New Peace: American Vets Reflect on Syria | John Kael Weston | September 10, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
It's likely to threaten "the global community" from now until we're all inscribed in the wrong book.
The global community came together to forestall the worst of the 2008–09 crisis, and "kumbaya" moments came fast and furious.