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New rules will turn milk lovers into outlaws

Source: Healthier Talk Ireland’s famous fresh dairy products are about to go sour: After years of allowing unregulated raw milk sales, the government is getting ready to cut it all off practically overnight. The total ban on raw milk sales … Continue reading

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RSA Animate – The Power of Networks

Manuel Lima RSA In this new RSA Animate, Manuel Lima senior UX design lead at Microsoft Bing, explores the power of network visualisation to help navigate our complex modern world. Taken from a lecture given by Manuel Lima as part … Continue reading

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Illness and Health in a Toxic Society by Gabor Mate

Radio Project Illness and Health in a Toxic Society by Gabor Mate. Excerpt from a recent talk in Berkeley, CA, broadcast 2/21/12. Listen to the podcast

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Richard Wilkinson: How economic inequality harms societies

Source: TED We feel instinctively that societies with huge income gaps are somehow going wrong. Richard Wilkinson charts the hard data on economic inequality, and shows what gets worse when rich and poor are too far apart: real effects on … Continue reading

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Jiddu Krishnamurti: In Total Silence The Mind Comes Upon The Eternal

KrishnamurtiArchive What Love Is Not – 7th Public Talk, Saanen, Switzerland, 22nd July, 1979 In Total Silence the Mind Comes Upon the Eternal.

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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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European Home Education Conference 2011: Neil Taylor

Neil Taylor Home Education Forums “The people never give up their liberty but under some delusion.” Edmund Burke 1784 It is the nature and intent of that delusion which I want to explore in this talk in the hope of … Continue reading

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Greek bond swap deal to go ahead

AAP Business Speculator Enough private investors have agreed to take huge losses on their Greek bonds, enabling a debt swap deal to go forward, a government source says, clearing a key hurdle for a new bailout package for Greece. As … Continue reading

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TEDxLausanne – Steve Edge – What goes around, comes around

Steve Edge TED While dealing with our challenges requires a great deal of serious thinking, it is refreshing that, in these complex and troubling times, there are people around injecting a strong dose of craziness and humor into the mix. … Continue reading

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Susan Cain: The power of introverts

Susan Cain TED In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But, as Susan Cain argues in this passionate talk, introverts bring extraordinary talents and … Continue reading

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