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Authoritarian breakdown — how dictators fall | Dr. Natasha Ezrow | TEDxUniversityofEssex

Translator: Zsófia Herczeg Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Welcome, everyone. Two-thirds of the world lives under dictatorship, yet we know very little about dictators. We make the assumption that all dictators and dictatorships are the same, and yet we know that that’s not the case. So the purpose of this talk is to explain how dictatorships are different and then...

Poetry, Democracy & the Hope of Sounds | Diane Raptosh | TEDxBoise

Translator: Janet Paton Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Hello everybody, poetry lovers all of you. I know. It’s so great to be here. So, I’m the granddaughter of Sicilian peasants. My maternal grandfather, Giuseppe Cardinale, would read an English dictionary at night, writing down words he hadn’t seen before in a notebook. My paternal grandmother, Anna Raptosh, came here to the United...