Please watch (and listen) Ted talks video
"Summer, 2016: amid populist revolts, clashing resentments and fear,
writer Anand Giridharadas doesn't give a talk but reads a letter.
from those who have won in this era of change, to those who have, or
It confesses to ignoring pain until it became anger.
chides an idealistic yet remote elite for its behind-closed-doors
world-saving and airy, self-serving futurism — for at times worrying
more about sending people to Mars than helping them on Earth.
rejects the exclusionary dogmas to which we cling, calling us instead to
"dare to commit to the dream of each other."
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