Episode

TEDTalks (audio)

TED Conferences LLC

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

Chart Positions

Education 1
Top 200 57

Want TED Talks on the go? Every week, this feed brings you our latest talks in audio format. Hear thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable – from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between – given by the world's leading thinkers and doers. This collection of talks, given at TED and TEDx conferences around the globe, is also available in video format.

Website

The risky politics of progress | Jonathan Tepperman

September 1st, 2016

Episode 625 of 812 episodes

Global problems such as terrorism, inequality and political dysfunction aren't easy to solve, but that doesn't mean we should stop trying. In fact, suggests journalist Jonathan Tepperman, we might even want to think riskier. He traveled the world to ask global leaders how they're tackling hard problems -- and unearthed surprisingly hopeful stories that he's distilled into three tools for problem-solving.

Featured Podcast

Listen