[Liveblog] Roger Thurow #TEDxChange

Ethiopia 2003 – the first famine of 21st century. – My eureka moment. Looking into the eyes of someone dying of hunger becomes a disease of the soul. – a WFP officer. In southern Ethiopia – We drove to the hunger zones in southern Ethiopia. People kept alive by international organizations. Hunger in the 21st century…

[Liveblog] HALIMA HIMA #TEDxChange

I would ask myself every day: Did I give lately of what I hold dearest.  “Never cease searching for education,” her grandmother would tell her. Her grandmother said education is a harmonious combination of knowledge, humility and purpose. I grew up in a small town in Northern Niger. My mother, who never graduated from high…

[Liveblog] CATHLEEN KAVENY – #TEDXChange 2013

We are all called to be good Samaritans. They think that the Roman Catholic tradition, to which I belong, hardens people’s hearts against sexually transmitted diseases. The most positively disruptive words in the Bible. Mary proclaims God’s special concern: “God has shown great strength with his arm. He has brought down the powerful with his…

Liveblogging #TEDxChange Today at 12 PM EST

Today I will liveblog TEDxChange from 12 PM – 1:30 PM EST (9 AM – 10:30 AM PST). You can follow all of my liveblog posts here at mombloggersforsocialgood.com/tag/tedxchange. Also, you can follow my twitter updates at @socialoodmoms and follow the entire conversation at #TEDxChange. The theme of TEDxChange this year is positive disruption. You can see the…