Clint Smith:
The danger of silence

TED@NYC · 4:18 · Filmed Jul 2014
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"We spend so much time listening to the things people are saying that we rarely pay attention to the things they don't," says poet and teacher Clint Smith. A short, powerful piece from the heart, about finding the courage to speak up against ignorance and injustice.

Poet, educator
Clint Smith's work blends art and activism. Full bio
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