Tony Porter is an educator and activist who is internationally recognized for his effort to end violence against women. Why you should listen Tony Porter is an author, educator and activist working to advance social justice issues. As the co-founder of A CALL TO MEN, Tony is internationally recognized for his efforts to prevent … Read moreA call to men – by Tony Porter
TED is trying something new, and would love everyone to witness it. The first of a series of TED Dialogues as a response to current political upheaval. In the first session Chris Anderson spoke with the extraordinary historian Yuval Noah Harari, author of Sapiens and the upcoming Homo Deus. His views on what’s happening now, and what’s to come, are … Read moreTED Dialogues last Wednesday, live online
TED Dialogues: An urgent response to a dangerously divisive time Original post here These are astonishing days. Amid rapid-fire policy changes, America has grown even more divided; similar divisions are spreading across the world. Vitriolic rhetoric roars from all sides, and battle lines are hardening. We aren’t listening to one another. Is there space left for … Read moreTED Dialogues: The need for ideas—and listening—has never mattered more.
Would you like to be part of the TEDxZürich core team? Working to create a day of wonder, inspiration and awe in 2017? TEDxZürich is part of the global TEDx program of self-organized events that bring people together in the spirit of ideas worth spreading. It also organizes events where TED Talks video and live speakers … Read moreOpen Position – Head of Partnerships
Is she turning towards you or away from you? No one can agree. She’s the subject of Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer’s “Girl with the Pearl Earring,” a painting often referred to as the ‘Mona Lisa of the North.’ But what makes this painting so captivating? James Earle explains how this work represents the birth of … Read moreWhy is Vermeer’s “Girl with the Pearl Earring” considered a masterpiece? – James Earle
TEDx Spotlights>Girl Power showcases the voices of girls and young women around the world. These eight TEDx talks highlight some of the extraordinary achievements of the speakers, and shed new light on what girl power means, namely, that although many of the female speakers seek to make change for girls, they are using their voices to … Read moreNew TEDx Spotlights playlist focuses on girl power!