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How I Went From Federal Prison to Capitol Hill | Christopher Poulos | TEDxDirigo
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How I Went From Federal Prison to Capitol Hill | Christopher Poulos | TEDxDirigo

Translator: Chryssa Takahashi Reviewer: Ellen Maloney On election night, 2008, I was a federal prisoner, being held in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. I was the only white inmate in the TV room that night. As the results of the presidential election poured

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What if the common good was the goal of the economy? | Christian Felber | TEDxVienna
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What if the common good was the goal of the economy? | Christian Felber | TEDxVienna

Translator: Maxime Regaert Reviewer: Ilse S. Úziel Today, the economy is on its head. (Applause) Let’s put it back on its feet. Does somebody know how this works? This is the way, like this. Back on my feet. It’s possible.

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The 7 secrets of the greatest speakers in history | Richard Greene | TEDxOrangeCoast
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The 7 secrets of the greatest speakers in history | Richard Greene | TEDxOrangeCoast

Reviewer: Queenie Lee It’s 1903, and this extraordinary guy named Teddy Roosevelt is standing on the edge of the Grand Canyon. At that time, people wanted to create hotels and spas and turn the Grand Canyon, in 1903, into a

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Managing A Narcissist  | Ann Barnes | TEDxCollingwood
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Managing A Narcissist | Ann Barnes | TEDxCollingwood

Translator: Sally Yang Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Narcissist. It sounds nasty, doesn’t it. Like an open, oozing sore, painful to experience. Social narcissism reflects our current cultural reality. Its growth is an increasing challenge to businesses worldwide. The word

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How to use personal, inner development to build strong democracies | Tomas Björkman | TEDxBerlin
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How to use personal, inner development to build strong democracies | Tomas Björkman | TEDxBerlin

Translator: Chryssa R. Takahashi Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Thank you. Thank you very much. It’s been a super exciting day today, and we have heard from many of the speakers today that we really live in turbulent times. We

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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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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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