Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The danger of a single story

For me this talk is about freedom. Reminding yourself that you don't represent a single story frees you explore other facets of yourself. Remembering that others »

Compliment Battle!

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Julia Bacha: Pay attention to nonviolence

This is incredibly inspiring. It really restores my faith in humanity. Unfortunately I’m void of any faith in mainstream media corporations to cover the meaningful »

Thandie Newton: Embracing otherness, embracing myself

Actor Thandie Newton tells the story of finding her “otherness” — first, as a child growing up in two distinct cultures, and then as an actor playing »

Misha Glenny: Hire the hackers!

Totally agree that humanity should be maximizing on the unique abilities of hackers. Then again, everyone has strengths, and they can all be put to good »