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March 11th, 2016
Episode 627 of 794 episodes
What do you do when your firmly held beliefs turn out not to be true? When Casey Gerald's religious belief failed him, he searched for something new to believe in -- in business, in government, in philanthropy -- but found only false saviors. In this moving talk, Gerald urges us all to question our beliefs, to embrace uncertainty and to find the courage to believe in something new.
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