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“Hands “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot! I Can’t Breathe!” Why We STILL Need to Fight Against Racial Profiling

The recent shooting of unarmed black teenager Mike Brown by police offer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, USA, has slashed open the scars of the racial profiling debate. “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” have been the rally cries from the alarmed citizens of Ferguson. Moreover, crowds of protesters gathered in New York to protest the death […]

A A Little More Conversation

When I was younger, I was a real history nut. I loved stories of days gone by; fashions, traditions, songs, old wives tales, language – I drank it all in. As I was still in primary school and the internet wasn’t widely available, (hard to believe, right?) my main source of information was the fantastic […]

The The Dark Night of the Soul

In the wake of the tragic news announced on Monday 11th August of the death of Robin Williams, depression has once more been pushed into the public eye, so it’s as vital as ever to understand the illness, in order to help others in the future. Mental illnesses like depression are vicious and indiscriminate, affecting […]

Speaker Speaker Profile – ‘Belle de Jour’ – Dr Brooke Magnanti

“After leaving university, I applied for a number of jobs that I never got and watched my savings steadily dwindle. So when a friend gave me the phone number of a madam, I decided to become a call girl.” – extract from ‘The Intimate Adventures of a London Call Girl’ Belle de Jour, the infamous […]

Showcasing the phenomenal potential of human achievements to dazzling technology and leading-edge science to the richest forms of creativity and intellectually nutritious information – Join us in this spectacular program where we are assembling our most exemplary and diverse group of speakers and entertainers, with just this in common- they have something remarkable to share and are able to share it in a remarkable way!

What is TEDx?

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.

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