Omar Ahmad:
Political change with pen and paper

TED2010 · 6:07 · Filmed Feb 2010
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Want your local politician to pay attention to an issue you care about? Send a monthly handwritten letter, says former mayor Omar Ahmad — it's more effective than email, phone, or even writing a check. He shares four steps to writing a letter that works.

Technologist, city councilman
An internet infrastructure maven and activist, Omar Ahmad was the mayor of San Carlos, California. Full bio
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