TEDTalks (audio)

TED Conferences LLC

Arts, Education, News & Politics, Science & Medicine, Society & Culture, Technology

Chart Positions

Education 1
Top 200 35

TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. On this feed, you'll find TEDTalks video to inspire, intrigue and stir the imagination from some of the world's leading thinkers and doers, speaking from the stage at TED conferences, TEDx events and partner events around the world. This podcast is also available in high-def video and audio-only formats.


James A. White Sr.: The little problem I had renting a house

February 20th, 2015

Episode 215 of 657 episodes

Fifty-three years ago, James A. White Sr. joined the US Air Force. But as an African American man, he had to go to shocking lengths to find a place for his young family to live nearby. He tells this powerful story about the lived experience of "everyday racism" -- and how it echoes today in the way he's had to teach his grandchildren to interact with police.