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“I see black people as superheroes, because they keep rising.” https://t.co/eyIttqwHyZ @CamilleABrown
TED Fellows 22 Jan
"You’re not falling. The earth is calling you." https://t.co/M1oPnDvLvp
TED Fellows 21 Jan
"What can we do in really complex and faraway situations? We can move beyond cold headlines and enter into human li… https://t.co/Qbe0mfB4P1
TED Fellows 20 Jan
"Tradition isn’t static. Tradition is something that’s always moving, something that’s always evolving.” https://t.co/qhL6Yk8fuN
TED Fellows 20 Jan
Africa has been overlooked by carmakers. @MobiusMotors wants to change that. https://t.co/lF8fOWpLBC
TED Fellows 19 Jan

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A Horse in the Sky

Illustrations by Safwat SaleemSafety instructions for the turning of the year.The plane’s going down in a sort of a circle.It banks and it dips like a horse over hurdles.The pil...
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