Tag Archives: courage

Brené Brown: Listening to shame

Brené Brown TED Shame is an unspoken epidemic, the secret behind many forms of broken behavior. Brené Brown, whose earlier talk on vulnerability became a viral hit, explores what can happen when people confront their shame head-on. Her own humor, … Continue reading

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Our Bodies, Our Hells: The Struggle to Build Self-Esteem in Teen Girls

Javacia Harris Bowser Clutch Mag Online Think back, way back, to junior high. You’ve had a crush on one of your classmates all year and one day you get the courage to pass him a note. It reads: Do you … Continue reading

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Policies fail again as pesticides kill children in Peru

Source: GroundTruth Last week in Peru 90 people were poisoned and at least three children died from donated food contaminated with pesticides. A horrifying example of the on-the-ground consequences of broken policy. If only this were an isolated incident. But the reality … Continue reading

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TEDxUNC – Shamila Kohestani – How Sports Impact the Lives of Women

Shamila Kohestani TED The captain of the first women’s Afghan national soccer team and recipient of the 2006 Arthur Ashe Courage Award talks about growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan and the challenges facing women and girls in that … Continue reading

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