Democracy

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

Video playlists about Democracy

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.

Plug into your power!

8 talks • 1h 41m
There are more ways to be civically engaged besides voting. Tap into your inner activist with these talks about inspiring change in your community.

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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