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US politics isn't broken. It's fixed | Katherine M. Gehl

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. The "broken" US political system is actually working exactly as designed, says business leader and activist Katherine Gehl. Examining the system through a nonpartisan lens, she makes the case for voting innovations,...

The exploitation of US college athletes | Tim Nevius

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Colleges and universities in the US make billions of dollars each year from sports, compromising the health and education of athletes -- who are disproportionately Black -- in the name of money, power and pride. Sports...

Language around gender and identity evolves (and always has) | Archie Crowley

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Dictionaries and grammar "rules" don't have the final word on language -- and believing they do can harm more than help, especially for the trans community. Sociolinguist Archie Crowley deconstructs three common myths...

The seeds of change helping African farmers grow out of poverty | Andrew Youn

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Farmers stand at the center of the world, says Andrew Youn, cofounder of One Acre Fund, an agricultural organization that's empowering sub-Saharan farm families with the loans, seeds, fertilizer and training needed to...

An election system that puts voters (not politicians) first | Amber McReynolds

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. From hours-long lines and limited polling locations to confusing and discriminatory registration policies, why is it so hard to vote in the US? Voting rights expert Amber McReynolds offers a proven alternative: a new...

Why I photograph the quiet moments of grief and loss | Caroline Catlin

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. The only thing as powerful as our grief is the love we have for those we've lost, says photographer Caroline Catlin. In this meditation on the intersection of life and death, Catlin shares how her personal journey with...

Possible futures from the intersection of nature, tech and society | Natsai Audrey Chieza

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Biodesigner Natsai Audrey Chieza prototypes the future, imagining a world where people and nature can thrive together. In this wildly imaginative talk, she shares the vision behind her innovation lab, which works at...

Online learning could change academia -- for good | Tyler Dewitt

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Higher education remains rooted in rigid, traditional structures and tracks -- and it's at risk of getting left behind in favor of expanded access, greater flexibility and tailored learning. Educator Tyler DeWitt explains...

How to have constructive conversations | Julia Dhar

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. "We need to figure out how we go into conversations not looking for the victory, but the progress," says world debate champion Julia Dhar. In this practical talk, she shares three essential features of productive disagreements...

How synthetic biology can improve our health, food and materials | Emily Leproust

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. What if we could use biology to restore our balance with nature without giving up modern creature comforts? Advocating for a new kind of environmentalism, scientist and entrepreneur Emily Leproust rethinks modern sustainability...

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