Identity

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of identity.

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None of us is free until all of us are free

Inequality has been a big theme in the U.S. of late. The stats are still stark. Incarceration rates among African Americans are astronomical — 1 in 3 black men will go to prison...

Life: A play in multiple acts

“All of us are walking around with an illusion, an illusion that our personal history has just come to an end. We have just recently become the people we were always meant to be...

Talks about Identity


TRH: Identities

Episode: Identities

Each of us has a sense of who we are, where we come from, and what we believe. But is identity assigned at birth? Shaped by circumstance? Or is it something we choose, that changes over time? In this hour, TED speakers describe their journeys to answer the question: Who am I? Listen now