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TEDxYaleWorldFellows – Maria Corina Machado – Democracy: Use It or Lose It
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TEDxYaleWorldFellows – Maria Corina Machado – Democracy: Use It or Lose It

Translator: Fran Ontanaya Reviewer: Capa Girl As a Venezuelan I grew up proud and grateful for having the most stable and long-lasting democracy in Latin America. Like many in my generation, I felt that democracy itself could resolve the problems

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Taxes, democracy and our shared interests | Jennifer Keesmaat | TEDxToronto
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Taxes, democracy and our shared interests | Jennifer Keesmaat | TEDxToronto

Translator: Mirjana Čutura Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Paying your taxes … can save our democracy. Now you might be wondering why I’m talking about this because, of course, I’m not a municipal finance expert. I’m an urban planner. I’ve

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Food + Justice = Democracy: LaDonna Redmond at TEDxManhattan 2013
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Food + Justice = Democracy: LaDonna Redmond at TEDxManhattan 2013

Well, I stand strong on those that come before me; I have to call on my ancestors and let them know that I have not forgotten them. I stand strong because I stand on the shoulders of your ancestors as

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This is what democracy looks like | Anthony D. Romero
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This is what democracy looks like | Anthony D. Romero

Silicon Valley is obsessed with disruption, but these days, the biggest disruptor didn’t come out of Silicon Valley. It came out of steel towns in Ohio, rural communities in Pennsylvania, the Panhandle in Florida. And this last US presidential election

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How (and why) Russia hacked the US election | Laura Galante
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How (and why) Russia hacked the US election | Laura Galante

Let’s say you despise Western democracy. Democracy, in all its trappings, free elections, town halls, endless debates about the proper role of government. Too messy, too unpredictable, too constraining for your taste. And the way these democracies band together and

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How my sexual assault was hijacked by politicians & lobbies | Kimberly Corban | TEDxMileHigh
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How my sexual assault was hijacked by politicians & lobbies | Kimberly Corban | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Fatemeh Shirani Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs So, in 2017, I was at this swanky after-party for a conference in Atlanta. The country band had the whole crowd singing, and I was dancing along with my husband, Mike. During a break

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