I have to admit to a mixed impression of TED Talks. Some of them seem more flash than substance. But then there are talks like this one, which is at once funny, real and moving. 218 more words
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What we're reading this week: Chimamanda Adichie, Ethiopia's collapsed landfill, Morocco's new Prime Minister, and more
We apologize that this week’s round-up of reads is publishing so late. It’s hard to shake Spring Break and get back to reality.
To weather the recent cold (hahahaha), I’ve been listening to the live recording of Congolese music we played in our… 352 more words
Recently, a friend and I were having a conversation about politics….kinda’. The discussion was more about the ways that what our parents called the civil rights movement has started to sprout branches and become what we call the “social justice movement” complete with its own “warriors.” 811 more words
Nigerian author, Chimamanda Adichie has been named amongst the 50 greatest world leaders in the 2017 Fortune magazine ranking.
The ‘Half of a yellow sun’ writer was ranked at number 42 on the list with Chicago Cubs baseball team president Theo Epstein at number one. 180 more words