Inclusive education: a way to think differently about difference | Peter Walker | TEDxAdelaide

Translator: Peter Walker Reviewer: Leonardo Silva Your business is doing well. So much so that you decide to advertise for a new position. The applications start coming in and they’re looking good. As you’re going through the short-listing process, flicking through the CVs, you notice something on one of the Continue Reading

A Class That Turned Around Kids’ Assumptions of Gender Roles!

– This afternoon we’re going to draw people doing different jobs, and the first job we’re going to draw is a firefighter. – Ever think in your head what a firefighter looks to you? – What’s your firefighter called? – Mine is called Firefighter Gary. – Firefighter Stan. – Firefighter Continue Reading

Toy Story 3 (Political Oppression)

“New toys!” Toy Story 3 is the latest installment of the beloved Pixar series that appeals to the child in all of us. But the movie also contains some surprising insights into the human rights abuses of totalitarian regimes. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights guarantees a wide range of Continue Reading

Capitalism at a Crossroads

What do you think of when you hear the word capitalism? Stuff. Capitalism is essentially the only economic system around in the world today, and it’s at a bit of a crossroads. How it evolves will effect the lives of billions of people. There’s no exact moment when capitalism started. Continue Reading

Amy Goodman: Democracy Now! Covering the Movements Changing America | Bioneers 2017

KENNY: When Jon Stewart launched The Daily Show as a satirical fake news program, and Stephen Colbert introduced truthiness into the lexicon, little did they know they were foreshadowing the coming Fakenstein monster. [LAUGHTER] Soon Kelly Ann Conway’s alternative facts would give entirely new meaning to being pro-choice. [LAUGHTER] This Continue Reading

Survivors of Religious Persecution Declare Religious Freedom a Fundamental Human Right

[TEXT: Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom] [TEXT: These are the survivors of religious persecution.] The right of an individual to act consistently with his or her conscience is at the heart of the human experience. But today, we are far from the ideal that “everyone has the right to freedom Continue Reading

International Freedom of Religion or Belief Day 2018

Hi, this is David Anderson, a Member Parliament from Canada. I’m a founding member of the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom of Religion or Belief (IPPFoRB). Every October 27th, we mark International Freedom of Religion or Belief Day because freedom of religion or belief is foundational to all other Continue Reading

Bob Fu, Founder and President of ChinaAid | 2019 Democracy Award

My wife and I were both imprisoned for leading and running a church in Beijing in 1996. And because of that experience, we really built a strong conviction that we need to speak up for those who are persecuted for their faith. We need to let them know they’re not Continue Reading