Presumed Innocent: The Myth, The Mantra and Messiah | Deirdre Enright | TEDxCharlottesville

Presumed Innocent: The Myth, The Mantra and Messiah | Deirdre Enright | TEDxCharlottesville

Translator: Tatiana Rozanec Reviewer: Ri Corwin It was December 5th, around 7 pm, and Rica’s beauty salon was bustling with the haircare needs of both the pre-weekend crowd and the pre-holiday crowd. Fred was the owner and the master stylist, and he had had many, many, many devoted patrons who came to him year after

Mindfulness and Neural Integration: Daniel Siegel, MD at TEDxStudioCityED

Mindfulness and Neural Integration: Daniel Siegel, MD at TEDxStudioCityED

Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Ming Gui Tan Thank you. Good morning, that was beautiful. You know, right before Fred Rogers died, his team had actually contacted me to try to present the case for why television should keep at the pace of Mr. Rogers’ neighborhood. So we were about to plan that whole thing and

Why Aren’t We Teaching You Mindfulness | AnneMarie Rossi | TEDxYouth@MileHigh

Why Aren’t We Teaching You Mindfulness | AnneMarie Rossi | [email protected]

Translator: Sarah Braun Reviewer: Denise RQ Harvard conducted a research study and they tracked more than 1,000 people from birth until age 32, looking for what made someone successful. What common characteristic or trait was seen in a successful individual? It wasn’t their race, what language they spoke, what neighbourhood they grow up in, or

Using Mindfulness to Deal with Everyday Pressures | Regina Chow Trammel | TEDxAzusaPacificUniversity

Using Mindfulness to Deal with Everyday Pressures | Regina Chow Trammel | TEDxAzusaPacificUniversity

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven As a social-work educator and former practitioner, I’m interested in building and maintaining the emotional and mental capacity of those who do the hard work of helping others. Take, for instance, a day in the life of a social worker. I’ll call her Kerry. A typical day

The Power of Mindfulness: What You Practice Grows Stronger | Shauna Shapiro | TEDxWashingtonSquare

The Power of Mindfulness: What You Practice Grows Stronger | Shauna Shapiro | TEDxWashingtonSquare

Translator: Peter van de Ven Reviewer: Mile Živković If in rush-hour traffic, you can remain perfectly calm; if you can see your neighbors travel to fantastic places without a twinge of jealousy; if you can love everyone around you unconditionally; and if you can always find contentment just where you are, then you’re probably …

Faces of Religious Persecution: Rafida Bonya Ahmed

Faces of Religious Persecution: Rafida Bonya Ahmed

[TEXT: In 2015, Rafida Bonya Ahmed and her husband, Avijit Roy, were invited to the Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka, Bangladesh.] We were there for 10 days when that happened. And we were targeted by a local Islamic militant group called Ansarullah Bangla, who later merged with Al-Qaeda of Indian subcontinent. Avijit was specifically targeted

Food As A Religion | Adam Melonas | TEDxCambridge

Food As A Religion | Adam Melonas | TEDxCambridge

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven So it all started with a very, seemingly innocent little phrase: an apple a day keeps the doctor away. This little phrase, it marked the beginning of one of the greatest takedowns in marketing history. With this one phrase, we nullified the greatness of Adam and Eve

Putting Visual Mantra to Work For You | Mandy Straight | TEDxMileHigh

Putting Visual Mantra to Work For You | Mandy Straight | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Helena Bowen Reviewer: Denise RQ Magic is the art of influencing events and producing marvels. What if I could give you a tool that could transform your life? Something that could make you happier, more fulfilled, something that could remind you where you come from, help you appreciate who you are, and inspire who

Is Religion Actually The Root Of All Evil?

Is Religion Actually The Root Of All Evil?

Another question we have comes from Alex [Morett 00:00:01] who says, “Since religion as a whole still propagates violence, intolerance, and hatred to this day, do y’all think we should abolish religion?” You can’t abolish a belief. If you could, everyone on the planet would accept the fact that climate change is real and that