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One Billion Rising for Justice

One Billion Rising for Justice

Along the way, what happened was that there was this whole issue of the whole world coming in unison. In unison everywhere you touch. You either check the internet, you read the papers, you call the countries, you hear everybody… Continue Reading

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The Prison Project: How Can You Restore Humanity In an Inhumane System?

The Prison Project: How Can You Restore Humanity In an Inhumane System?

So, probably the last place that you think about hope and optimism existing is in prison, but in the last ten years of working there I’ve come to realize that all humans possess these things—they just need a little coaxing… Continue Reading

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A 10-year old’s vision for healing the planet | Genesis Butler | TEDxCSULB

A 10-year old’s vision for healing the planet | Genesis Butler | TEDxCSULB

Translator: Michele Gianella Reviewer: Elena Montrasio When I was three years old, my favorite food was chicken nuggets. I loved chicken nuggets. I could eat them almost every day. One day, I was sitting at the dinner table staring at… Continue Reading

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Independent Lens | Great Documentary Films Always Stay with You | Streaming Now

Independent Lens | Great Documentary Films Always Stay with You | Streaming Now

Dad sent me 20 pictures and resumes of matrimonial candidates, totally normal right? Objects are a big part of how we tell our story. That was the moment that separated the brave people from the scared people. I just thought… Continue Reading

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Dolph Lundgren | On healing and forgiveness | TEDxFulbrightSantaMonica

Dolph Lundgren | On healing and forgiveness | TEDxFulbrightSantaMonica

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Mile Živković I’d like to tell you a story. It’s about a little boy who grew up in Sweden, in the ’60s and ’70s. His dad was this tall, good-looking army officer. His mom was this… Continue Reading

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The Return of Anti-Semitism

The Return of Anti-Semitism

If you’ve been here for more than a year, you know the drill by now. We have congregants for whom a 45-minute sermon is not their thing. Infants and toddlers on your parents’ lap, it’s not your thing, trust me.… Continue Reading

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Architecture that’s built to heal | Michael Murphy

Architecture that’s built to heal | Michael Murphy

Every weekend for as long as I can remember, my father would get up on a Saturday, put on a worn sweatshirt and he’d scrape away at the squeaky old wheel of a house that we lived in. I wouldn’t… Continue Reading

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A memory scientist’s solution to workplace harassment | Dr Julia Shaw | TEDxLondon

A memory scientist’s solution to workplace harassment | Dr Julia Shaw | TEDxLondon

Translator: Hiroko Kawano Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Me Too and Time’s Up have highlighted that harassment and discrimination are a shockingly common part of many people’s lived reality, and that this reality extends into the workplace. Whether in tech… Continue Reading