What is Neoliberalism?

One of the important tasks that, you know, the term neoliberalism has been performing is as a way to gather together and explain the social policies over the past 30, 40 years that have resulted in a tattered social safety net and redistribution of all kinds of power and resources Continue Reading

Poetry, Democracy & the Hope of Sounds | Diane Raptosh | TEDxBoise

Translator: Janet Paton Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Hello everybody, poetry lovers all of you. I know. It’s so great to be here. So, I’m the granddaughter of Sicilian peasants. My maternal grandfather, Giuseppe Cardinale, would read an English dictionary at night, writing down words he hadn’t seen before in a notebook. Continue Reading

A Further Blow to Democracy in Brazil? Glenn Greenwald on Conviction of Lula Ahead of 2018 Election

NERMEEN SHAIKH: We begin today’s show in Brazil, where former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has been convicted on corruption charges Wednesday and sentenced to nine-and-a-half years in prison. He will remain free on appeal. Lula has been the front-runner in the 2018 elections and is widely considered one Continue Reading

Prison democracy | Femi Oyeniran | TEDxHousesofParliament

Translator: Ellen Maloney Reviewer: Denise RQ A toilet. A radio. And perhaps, a television. A window. A ceiling. A door… but with no handle. This is the home of my students. I’d signed up to become a teacher at a Young Offender’s Institute, Cookham Wood. I was to start a Continue Reading

Tattooing Inside an Abandoned Communist Bunker

hey this is will Cooper from vises Brooklyn offices in Albania during communist rule bunkers were built to stamp out dissent and propagate the fear of war they built one bunker every for Albanian citizens Vai Serbia went to Albania to find out how these bunkers intertwine with one man’s Continue Reading

Barriers of Prison Re-entry: Society's Judgement on Criminal Records | Albert Moreno | TEDxUSFSP

so when I was informed that I was going to be a speaker tonight I did what I felt was pretty natural informed all my family and friends that I was granted this outstanding opportunity and I would evolve and beyond that I pestered and bothered random people who I Continue Reading

Natural & Unnatural Consequences in Society

패니어 카라 으 그리고 추가할 경량 더 모양도 베라 보니까 2 으 진행 뭘 베르나 아 좀 안 쓰긴 어뢰가 짝 대쉬 웃었고 은 2월 내가 손하나 슈퍼 아직 보겠습니다 씨한테 하고 싶은데 시장 좀 어 요 누워 보내고 엄 애니 타이틀도 그림 이런거 4 내 시험 100점 스카 아 Continue Reading

Prison Gang Politics- Checkin' Your People

the state pen in fucking California is straight-up brutal not only do you have to worry about other races in the drama and all the fucking guidelines the politics everything in between it's mostly as a white man it's mostly gonna be your own race that gets you there were Continue Reading

Creating A Community And Finding Purpose | Stephen Jon Thompson | TEDxCarsonCity

I want you to take a moment and think about your ideal community what does your ideal community look like what does community mean to you what if I told you my current job my dream job finding great engineering talent for companies like Google Apple and now LinkedIn relies Continue Reading

New way to help ex-inmates re-enter society & stay out of prison | Louise Wasilewski | TEDxPeachtree

[Applause] you've heard about mass incarceration how the war on drugs and mandatory minimums has contributed to the u.s. incarcerated 500% as many people as the rest of the world today we're going to look at a related issue what happens when all those people are released from prison ninety Continue Reading