How many goodly creatures are there here!
How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world,
That has such people in't!
1999, Helen Kelly-Holmes, European Television Discourse in Transition, ISBN1853594628, page 6:
Will digital broadcasting, 'mega-channel-land', change everything or nothing? Will it be a brave new world, or simply more of the same?
A terrible, often oppressive or dystopian world.
2005, Will Watson, “The Ethics of Living American Primacy”, in Allan Eickelman et al., editor, Justice and Violence: Political Violence, Pacifism and Cultural Transformation, ISBN0754645460, page 103:
In this brave new world, the IMF and other Western financial institutions dictated radical free trade "shock treatment" to both developing nations and the former USSR ...