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Branding Democracy: Rita Clifton at TEDxHousesofParliament
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Branding Democracy: Rita Clifton at TEDxHousesofParliament

Translator: Min Hyun Oh Reviewer: Capa Girl I love Greece. And I read ancient Greek and Latin at university. And then of course I proceeded to go into a career that had absolutely nothing to do with those. What it

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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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Plato, democracy and me: Ken Taylor at TEDxStanford
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Plato, democracy and me: Ken Taylor at TEDxStanford

Translator: Robert Tucker Reviewer: Bighead Ge I’m gonna start with a quote from a dead white guy, Plato. This is a quote in which he says, “The world’s not going to be in good shape until,” get this, “Philosophers become

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Poetry, Democracy & the Hope of Sounds | Diane Raptosh | TEDxBoise
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Poetry, Democracy & the Hope of Sounds | Diane Raptosh | TEDxBoise

Translator: Janet Paton Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Hello everybody, poetry lovers all of you. I know. It’s so great to be here. So, I’m the granddaughter of Sicilian peasants. My maternal grandfather, Giuseppe Cardinale, would read an English dictionary at night,

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Internet and democracy: Alban Martin at TEDxRennes
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Internet and democracy: Alban Martin at TEDxRennes

If I were told that I would be greeted as a rock star to talk about democracry, I would have come earlier on TED stage usually I do not speak in front of such a massive and warm audience So

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Disrupting democracy: Nynke Tromp at TEDxDelft
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Disrupting democracy: Nynke Tromp at TEDxDelft

Translator: Daniel Martinez Reviewer: Capa Girl In my work, both as a designer and a researcher, I try to understand how we can develop deceptively simple changes, to tackle complex social issues. And today I would like to propose such

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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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If a Politician Gave a Speech in the Woods, What Would a Bear Do? | John Engen | TEDxUMontana
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If a Politician Gave a Speech in the Woods, What Would a Bear Do? | John Engen | TEDxUMontana

[whooshing sound] [dramatic fanfare] So it turns out that mayors do TED talks. In particular, the one I’m most familiar with was done by the mayor of Oklahoma City, fellow named, Mick Cornett. He’s done a number of TED talks,

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Why democracies fail — and why that’s okay | Sheri Berman | TEDxNewYork