Selected to further our diversity, equity, and inclusion work, the following TED talks are offered to help us reflect on and engage in conversation of how we understand ourselves and others.
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- Use the associated hyperlinked text to read the corresponding transcripts.
- Access to a transcript may help you select your sentence, phrase, and word for our discussion in the fall.
You are invited (and encouraged!) to add your sentence, phrase, and word in the comment section below as you watch and reflect. (Please be sure to include the title of the talk in your comment.)
Baratunde Thurston: How to deconstruct racism, one headline at a time
Cleo Wade: Want to change the world? Start by being brave enough to care
Elizabeth Stordeur Pryor: Why it’s so hard to talk about the N-word
Lindsay Amer: Why kids need to learn about gender and sexuality
Ivan Coyote: Why we need gender-neutral bathrooms
Yifat Susskind: In uncertain times, think like a mother
Howard C. Stevenson: How to resolve racially stressful situations
Melinda Epler: 3 ways to be a better ally in the workplace