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The Muslim on the airplane | Amal Kassir | TEDxMileHighWomen

The Muslim on the airplane | Amal Kassir | TEDxMileHighWomen

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Whenever I travel, I carry a little metal box of Altoids mints because after a four-hour, 7 AM flight, everyone has bad breath, so almost anyone is willing to take the mint from the Muslim on the airplane. (Laughter) And I know I’ve been successful when my

Jonathan Haidt: The moral roots of liberals and conservatives

Jonathan Haidt: The moral roots of liberals and conservatives

Suppose that two American friends are traveling together in Italy. They go to see Michelangelo’s “David,” and when they finally come face-to-face with the statue, they both freeze dead in their tracks. The first guy — we’ll call him Adam — is transfixed by the beauty of the perfect human form. The second guy —

Are Trump’s economic policies helping African Americans?

Are Trump’s economic policies helping African Americans?

♪ ♪>>IT’S NOT JUST THAT DONALD TRUMP IS SAYING AND DOING RACIST THINGS, HE IS ALSO IMPLEMENTING POLICIES THAT ARE HURTING AND IMPACTING NEGATIVELY COMMUNITIES OF COLOR.>>I DON’T THINK DONALD TRUMP IS DOING AN AWFUL LOT TO APPEAL TO AFRICAN-AMERICAN VOTERS. SPEAK ALL OF THE POLICIES PUT FORWARD HAVE BEEN ANTI-PEOPLE OF COLOR.>>Laura: WE HEAR

#WashWeekPBS full episode: Mass shootings in America

#WashWeekPBS full episode: Mass shootings in America

ROBERT COSTA: The nation and Congress at a crossroads. I’m Robert Costa. Welcome to Washington Week. Deadly shootings in two cities leave the nation shaken. President Trump says he is open to tougher gun laws. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: (From video.) We need intelligent background checks. ROBERT COSTA: But makes no commitments, and the NRA pressures

Why Puerto Rico is not a US state

Why Puerto Rico is not a US state

I favor statehood for Puerto Rico. The people of Puerto Rico should have the right to determine their own political future. When the people of Puerto Rico make a clear decision my administration will stand by you. It may seem that US politicians support Puerto Rico’s right to decide its future and would even welcome

Chris Brown Fakes His Community Service

Chris Brown Fakes His Community Service

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