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ted | May 10th, 2019

“I believe we can and should fight for the earth and humanity, side by side.” Watch Wajahat Ali’s Viral TED2019 Talk.

More and more people, globally, are choosing not to have children. And this projected decline in near-future populations has far-reaching consequences. In his just-released 2019 TED Talk—which has amassed nearly half a million views in just 24 hours—Wajahat Ali makes a compelling case for having... Continue Reading →
ted | Apr 9th, 2018

Lavin Speakers Steven Pinker and Benedetta Berti at TED2018: The Age of Amazement and Beyond

Every year in Vancouver, a selection of Lavin speakers take to the stage at the always sold-out TED conference. This year is no different, as psychologist Steven Pinker and international policy analyst Benedetta Berti bring their expertise to this year’s theme: The Age of Amazement.   Steven... Continue Reading →