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The story behind the Boston Tea Party – Ben Labaree
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The story behind the Boston Tea Party – Ben Labaree

Translator: Andrea McDonough Reviewer: Bedirhan Cinar You’ve probably heard of the Boston Tea Party, something about a bunch of angry colonists dressed as Native Americans throwing chests of tea into the water. But the story is far more complicated, filled

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Sheryl WuDunn: Our century’s greatest injustice
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Sheryl WuDunn: Our century’s greatest injustice

The global challenge that I want to talk to you about today rarely makes the front pages. It, however, is enormous in both scale and importance. Look, you all are very well traveled; this is TEDGlobal after all. But I

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History’s “worst” nun – Theresa A. Yugar
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History’s “worst” nun – Theresa A. Yugar

Juana Ramírez de Asbaje sat before a panel of prestigious theologians, jurists, and mathematicians. The viceroy of New Spain had invited them to test the young woman’s knowledge by posing the most difficult questions they could muster. But Juana successfully

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Religions and babies | Hans Rosling
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Religions and babies | Hans Rosling

Translator: Timothy Covell Reviewer: Morton Bast I’m going to talk about religion. But it’s a broad and very delicate subject, so I have to limit myself. And therefore I will limit myself to only talk about the links between religion

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Corruption, wealth and beauty: The history of the Venetian gondola – Laura Morelli
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Corruption, wealth and beauty: The history of the Venetian gondola – Laura Morelli

If I say, “Venice,” do you imagine yourself gliding down the Grand Canal, serenaded by a gondolier? There’s no doubt that the gondola is a symbol of Venice, Italy, but how did this curious banana-shaped black boat get its distinctive

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Caroline Casey: Looking past limits
An adoption story | Jillian Lauren | TEDxChapmanU
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An adoption story | Jillian Lauren | TEDxChapmanU

Translator: Sonja Wolf Reviewer: Amanda Chu That’s my son. (Audience) Awww. His name is Tariku. My husband Scott and I adopted him from Ethiopia in 2009. And I can tell you that adoption is not for the faint of heart.

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