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Henry Rollins' Letter to a Young American
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http://bigthink.com/ Henry Rollins' advice on discipline, self-reliance, and overcoming obstacles. Directed / Produced by Elizabeth Rodd and Jonathan Fowler

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- -: Henry Rollins' Letter to a Young American

March 12, 2012 (over 2 years ago)

http://bigthink.com/ Henry Rollins' advice on discipline, self-reliance, and overcoming obstacles. Directed / Produced by Elizabeth Rodd and Jonathan Fowler

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Source: Big Think

- -: What a Poor Man's Innovation Can Teach a Rich Country

March 23, 2012 (over 2 years ago)

http://bigthink.com/ Vijay Govindarajan, Professor of International Business at the Tuck School of Business, defines it as innovation that starts in poor countries and brought to people in wealthy countries. Directed / Produced by Elizabeth Rodd and Jonathan Fowler

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- -: Constance McMillen Talks About Her Fight for Equality

October 12, 2010 (about 4 years ago)

Constance McMillen from Mississippi wanted to bring her girlfriend to the high school prom. Rather than allow it, her high school decided to completely cancel the prom for everyone. Now Constance...

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- -: TEDxTampaBay Nadine Smith Gay Marriage Rights Inequalities in America

May 19, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

Nadine Smith has been executive director of Equality Florida since its inception in 1997, and was executive director of its predecessor, the Human Rights Task Force of Florida prior to that. She joined the organization in 1993 after serving as one of four national co-chairs on the 1993 March on W...

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- -: TEDxKhartoum- Balgees Badri-30/4/2011

June 2, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

Professor Balghis Badri is an anthropologist and feminist. A pioneer in introducing women and gender studies and training in Sudan at undergraduate and graduate levels and in some Middle Eastern countries. She is also a fighter for abolishing Female Genital Mutilation, for ratification of CEDAW...

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- -: TEDxGrandRapids - Layli Miller-Muro - Innovate: Justice

June 3, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

Protecting women and girls from violence in a way that truly transforms society to create authentic equality between women and men requires a new approach to leverage resources for justice and an honest examination of ourselves. Speaker Bio: Layli Miller-Muro is the Founder and Executive Direc...

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- -: Alain de Botton: A kinder, gentler philosophy of success

July 28, 2009 (about 5 years ago)

http://www.ted.com Alain de Botton examines our ideas of success and failure -- and questions the assumptions underlying these two judgments. Is success always earned? Is failure? He makes an eloquent, witty case to move beyond snobbery to find true pleasure in our work. TEDTalks is a daily vide...

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- -: Nadia Al-Sakkaf: See Yemen through my eyes

July 18, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

http://www.ted.com As political turmoil in Yemen continues, the editor of the Yemen Times, Nadia Al-Sakkaf, talks at TEDGlobal with host Pat Mitchell. Al-Sakkaf's independent, English-language paper is vital for sharing news -- and for sharing a new vision of Yemen and of that country's women as ...

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- -: Zach Wahls Talks About His Inspiring Speech

February 17, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

When Ellen saw a video of Zach Wahls delivering a passionate speech to the Iowa legislature in defense of same-sex marriage, she invited him here to share what inspired him.

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- -: TEDxHampshireCollege - Chuck Collins -- Taxing the Wealthy

November 15, 2011 (almost 3 years ago)

Hampshire College alum Chuck Collins is a senior scholar at the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) and directs IPS's Program on Inequality and the Common Good. In this talk, Chuck discusses an economic and moral rationale for increasing taxes on the wealthy. http://www.hampshire.edu/

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