Democracy

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

Video playlists about Democracy

The political mind

6 talks • 1h 22m
How do politics affect psychology, influence behavior and create polarization? A quest to demystify what the political does to society and the mind (and vice versa).

Why art is essential to democracy

10 talks • 2h 7m
Art invites viewers into perspectives and ways of life different from their own -- and with that, helps foster a sense of empathy required for democracy. Learn about the creative avenues art takes in giving power to the people.

Curator's Picks: Top 10 TED Talks of 2019

10 talks • 2h 34m
The most notable talks of 2019, chosen by TED Curator Chris Anderson.

A playbook to understanding power

6 talks • 1h 33m
These talks highlight the reasons we as citizens should understand and challenge the powers that be.

Talks about Democracy

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Exclusive articles about Democracy

How to turn a cause into a law

US activist Amanda Nguyen has continually defied the odds to pass bipartisan legislation in today’s divided times. She tells us how she did it — and how you can do it, too. At 2...
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