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  • What prosecutors and incarcerated people can learn from each other | Jarrell Daniels
    by Jarrell Daniels on May 24, 2019 at 2:45 pm

    A few weeks before his release from prison, Jarrell Daniels took a class where incarcerated men learned alongside prosecutors. By simply sitting together and talking, they uncovered surprising truths about the criminal justice system and ideas for how real change happens. Now a scholar and activist, Daniels reflects on how collaborative education could transform the justice system and unlock solutions to social problems. […]

  • My identity is a superpower -- not an obstacle | America Ferrera
    by America Ferrera on May 23, 2019 at 2:51 pm

    Hollywood needs to stop resisting what the world actually looks like, says actor, director and activist America Ferrera. Tracing the contours of her career, she calls for more authentic representation of different cultures in media -- and a shift in how we tell our stories. "Presence creates possibility," she says. "Who we see thriving in the world teaches us how to see ourselves, how to think about our own value, how to dream about our futures." […]

  • The anti-CEO playbook | Hamdi Ulukaya
    by Hamdi Ulukaya on May 22, 2019 at 2:53 pm

    Profit, money, shareholders: these are the priorities of most companies today. But at what cost? In an appeal to corporate leaders worldwide, Chobani founder Hamdi Ulukaya calls for an end to the business playbook of the past -- and shares his vision for a new, "anti-CEO playbook" that prioritizes people over profits. "This is the difference between profit and true wealth," he says. […]

  • The next global agricultural revolution | Bruce Friedrich
    by Bruce Friedrich on May 21, 2019 at 7:56 pm

    Conventional meat production causes harm to our environment and presents risks to global health, but people aren't going to eat less meat unless we give them alternatives that cost the same (or less) and that taste the same (or better). In an eye-opening talk, food innovator and TED Fellow Bruce Friedrich shows the plant- and cell-based products that could soon transform the global meat industry -- and your dinner plate. […]

  • Sloths! The strange life of the world's slowest mammal | Lucy Cooke
    by Lucy Cooke on May 21, 2019 at 2:46 pm

    Sloths have been on this planet for more than 40 million years. What's the secret to their success? In a hilarious talk, zoologist Lucy Cooke takes us inside the strange life of the world's slowest mammal and shows what we can learn from their ingenious adaptations. […]