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I gave a talk!

I gave a talk. And now it’s on the internet. And now I am watching it and having all the thoughts that I imagine many people have when they watch themselves give a talk: What is going on with my hair? 676 more words

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

In The Age of Gregariousness, An Introvert

The deafening whistling noise coming from the kettle on the kitchen stove prompted me to bolt up from the couch and pour the water I had been boiling for my tea. 875 more words


'SPEAK' at the TEDx Gastown Women's Conference

In late May of this year, Anja had the honour of performing her spoken word poetry at the TEDx Gastown Women’s Conference in Vancouver alongside many other talented, powerful women. 20 more words


Why Addressing Men’s Pain is Key to Our Collective Healing.

As published in Elephant Journal on Aug 10, 2015

When I was invited to perform at the… 1,243 more words


Why we need to build our own tsunami

How a 100-meter concrete flume in a lab in the UK might help protect us against the next big tsunami.

Nobody likes tsunamis, but earthquake engineer… 1,100 more words

Idea In Depth

#BlackLivesMatter in Cville

Friends, no matter what you may think of it, the #BLackLivesMatter movement has taken the U.S. by storm and has not waned in the past three years since its inception. 215 more words

Climate change is simple: David Roberts at TEDx The Evergreen State College

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Roberts speaks about the simplicity in climate change and that with a little research, it isn’t that hard to understand.  He mentions a goal of governments all around the world; that letting the average global temperature rise by 2 degrees Celsius is something that “we want to avoid”.   94 more words

Climate Change