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The Danger Of A Single Story

Discussion in 'Interfaith Dialogues' started by findingmyway, Apr 25, 2011.

  1. findingmyway

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    Aug 18, 2010
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    This video was forwarded by Mai Harinder Kaur ji. Thank you Mai ji for bringing this to my attention.

    I think it is brilliant and very pertinent to todays increasing multicultural world. We all carry stereotypes that we should always be challenging. We need to approach modern media with some skepticism and be responsible for our learning and attitudes.

    YouTube - Chimamanda Adichie: The danger of a single story
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  3. Mai Harinder Kaur

    Mai Harinder Kaur
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    Thank you for posting this. I think what she is saying is important. Not to mention she's a really good speaker and interesting, too.

    I wonder how many people believe a single story about us Sikhs.

    And I wonder how many people we believe a single story about.
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    #2 Mai Harinder Kaur, Apr 25, 2011
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  4. Harwinder

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    Apr 5, 2011
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    This was a powerfull in itshlef as she gave the speech.. I knwo i am not perfect but things like this help climbe the ladder to understranding mankind more and more.

    If anyone cares and is interested in reading books of self-imporovement and how we think towrds other i recommend this book to anyone out there if u haven't read it.

    Called: "The magic of thinking big" (you can get it in english, punjabi, hindi and many different languages.) by david j schwartz PHD
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