Millennials, assembled: At UN, younger leaders rise

  • Foreign Minister of the Czech Republic Jan Lipavsky addresses the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

  • President of Chile Gabriel Boric Font addresses the 77th session of the General Assembly at United Nations headquarters on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

A young president at the U.N. General Assembly touted millennial status symbols like coffee, outdoor adventure and Bitcoin. Another admitted in front of the famous green marble that it was harder to govern a country than to protest in its streets. A foreign minister, once shunned for having only a bachelor’s degree, warned against indifference.