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On the TED Talk by Deeyah Khan: What we don't know about Europe's Muslim kids

This is a very important talk by film maker Deeyah Khan. And here was my comment on TED.

Deeyah,
Thanks for sharing these stories with the world and for doing what is in the best interest of kids growing up. 89 more words

TED Videos

Our Time Is Now

Civil: Relating to ordinary citizens and their concerns, courteous and polite.

Civilized: A stage of social, cultural, and moral development considered to be more advanced, polite and well-mannered. 324 more words

District Dialogue

Podcasts and Continuous Growth

If your best friend, boyfriend’s mom, or anyone else in your world hasn’t told you this yet, I will.

Podcasts are so ridiculously cool!

If you are already one of the podcast-enlightened elite, ignore this PSA. 1,018 more words

Mind

phd can't get married and joel gets a little wistful

In case you don’t want to watch the video I can summarize for you.  A woman with a PhD in history stands on a stage and unwittingly humiliates herself in front of a large audience while she laments her pitiful romantic life. 415 more words

Modernity

The joy of difficult choices

I was reminded of this TED talk today, in which Ruth Chang talks about the choices that we tend to categorise as “hard”; the ones where the better option is not obvious, despite continued thought. 507 more words

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