Sally Kohn had a point to make in her TED Talk. During her career as a progressive lesbian talking head at Fox News, she’d get letters from people who really, really didn’t like what she said, or objected to her very existence. To make this attitude crystal-clear, onstage at TED@NYC Kohn read out the kind […]Continue reading
Why you should listen
Sally Kohn has a powerful vision for a more united United States. On Fox News, this progressive lesbian has sparred with some of the most conservative minds on television, and has sifted through hundreds of letters of hate mail a day. But she deeply believes in finding our common humanity, political differences aside. Before we can achieve political correctness, we must first establish emotional correctness — and this will ignite conversations that lead to real change.
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Sally Kohn’s TED talks
Sally Kohn on the TED Blog
In today’s talk, pundit Sally Kohn shares what it’s like to be progressive, gay and … working for Fox News. The key: emotional correctness, when people look past their political differences and try to understand what the other is thinking on a human level. It’s a vision so powerful that her hometown of Allentown, Pennsylvania, […]Continue reading
How we can build a more united United States of America: A Q&A with liberal FOX News pundit Sally Kohn
Sally Kohn is both liberal and a lesbian — and she works at FOX News. She’s contributed to the conservative network for the past three years and, during that time, has sparred with some of the most conservative minds on television. So she thinks deeply about how to communicate with people whose political perspectives are […]Continue reading