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Aimee Mullins: Die Chance der Widrigkeiten

TEDMED 2009 · 21:58 · Filmed Oct 2009
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Mag sein, dass Synonym-Wörterbücher "behindert" mit Synonymen wie "nutzlos" oder "verstümmelt" gleichsetzen: Die bahnbrechende Sportlerin Aimee Mullins kämpft dafür, das Wort neu zu definieren. Sie widersetzt sich diesen Assoziationen und zeigt auf, wie Widrigkeiten – was in ihrem Fall bedeutet, ohne Schienbeine geboren zu werden – das menschliche Potenzial hervorlocken können.

Athlete and actor
A record-breaker at the Paralympic Games in 1996, Aimee Mullins has built a career as a model, actor and advocate for women, sports and the next generation of prosthetics. Full bio
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