Tag: TEDxTalks

Unmasking the abuser | Dina McMillan | TEDxCanberra

Unmasking the abuser | Dina McMillan | TEDxCanberra

Translator: Daniel Moore Reviewer: Riaki Poništ I’ve been working in domestic violence for twenty years now. As you can imagine, it’s a wonderful, terrible, always challenging field. And I’ve always loved my work. But I almost quit, back in 2006. It wasn’t the job. I just felt like we were on a hamster wheel, going

I Was Almost A School Shooter | Aaron Stark | TEDxBoulder

I Was Almost A School Shooter | Aaron Stark | TEDxBoulder

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Leonardo Silva I was almost a school shooter. In 1996, Denver, Colorado, I was a student in North High. In a moment of pain and anger, I almost committed a terrible atrocity. Growing up I’d learned early on there was a strange comfort and calmness in darkness. I was always the

The Simple Cure for Loneliness | Baya Voce | TEDxSaltLakeCity

The Simple Cure for Loneliness | Baya Voce | TEDxSaltLakeCity

Reviewer: Queenie Lee Loneliness is an emotional state that we have when we’re feeling disconnected. But our need for connection is ingrained in our DNA. Loneliness is a signal, just like fight-or-flight, that something isn’t right. Loneliness is a public health crisis. But one in five Americans suffer from loneliness, which means if you haven’t

Why I live a zero waste life | Lauren Singer | TEDxTeen

Why I live a zero waste life | Lauren Singer | TEDxTeen

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Leonardo Silva This is all of the trash that I’ve produced in the past 3 years. When I say that, people think that I’m crazy, or that I’m lying, or they’ll ask me questions like: “Hey. So, how do you wipe your butt?” (Laughter) I live a zero waste lifestyle, and