Hip hop for peace, hot air balloons, and stereotypes.
By Maria Popova
Day 3 of TEDGlobal in images and soundbites, plus a glimpse of an electrifying surprise performance at the afterparty. For full blow-by-blow coverage, skim our live Twitter feed from the event.
The importance of education for me is what I’m willing to die for, because I know what it can do for my people. You’re killing a whole generation by just giving aid. If you want to help, give education. ~ Emmanuel Jal
I hope we have the angels of our better nature rise to the occasion and do the right thing. ~James Balog
The problem with stereotypes isn’t that they’re untrue, it’s that they are incomplete and make one story the only story. ~Chimamanda Adichie
Stay tuned for highlights from the final day of TED, coming sometime between the sleep deprivation therapy and the infamous TED crash.
— Published July 24, 2009 — https://www.brainpickings.org/2009/07/24/ted-global-highlights-3/ —
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