Aimee Mullins:
Aimee Mullins: L'opportunità delle avversità.

TEDMED 2009 · 21:58 · Filmed Oct 2009
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Il dizionario dei sinonimi potrebbe equiparare "disabile" con sinonimi come: "inutile" e "mutilato" ma la pioniera Aimee Mullins è in campo per ridefinire la parola. Sfidando queste associazioni, mostra come l'avversità nel suo caso, essendo nata senza stinchi, di fatto apre le porte alle potenzialità umane.

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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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