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Tag: TEDxTalks

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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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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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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Transforming Schools into Democratic Communities | Ramin Farhangi | TEDxIHEParis
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Transforming Schools into Democratic Communities | Ramin Farhangi | TEDxIHEParis

Translator: Ramin Farhangi Reviewer: Tingting Zhong Imagine that tomorrow, you start attending school again. Try to visualize this. Tomorrow, 9 am, you have Math. You will sit, and work on some calculus problems. At 10, you have Geography. You will

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Jazz Democracy | Dimitri Vassilakis | TEDxAthens
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Jazz Democracy | Dimitri Vassilakis | TEDxAthens

Translator: Maria Pericleous Reviewer: Denise RQ (Band playing) (Applause) All right, thank you so much. That was “Take the A train” by Billy Strayhorn, and made known by the Duke Ellington band, the great jazz icon, and we are going

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Sortition – doing democracy differently | Brett Hennig | TEDxDanubia
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Sortition – doing democracy differently | Brett Hennig | TEDxDanubia

Translator: Réka Gyöngyhalmi Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I want to talk about one of the big questions. Perhaps the biggest question. How should we live together? How should a group of people, who perhaps live in a city, or

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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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