Daily Archives: October 25, 2013

Wealth Inequality in America, Perception vs Reality


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Published on Jul 9, 2013

The distribution of wealth in America, highlighting both the inequality and the difference between our perception of inequality and the actual numbers. The reality is often not what we think it is. Is the “American Dream” a ruse?

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RSA Animate – Changing Education Paradigms

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Uploaded on Oct 14, 2010

This RSA Animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA’s Benjamin Franklin award.
Watch this lecture in full here: http://www.thersa.org/events/video/ar…

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RSA Animate – Re-Imagining Work

The RSA

Published on Sep 25, 2013

How can we get people more engaged, more productive, and happier at work? Is technology part of the problem — and could it also be part of the solution?

Dave Coplin, Chief Envisioning Officer at Microsoft, imagines what might be possible if more organisations embraced the full, empowering potential of technology and encouraged a truly open, collaborative and flexible working culture.

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RSA Animate – Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us


The RSA

Uploaded on Apr 1, 2010

This lively RSA Animate, adapted from Dan Pink’s talk at the RSA, illustrates the hidden truths behind what really motivates us at home and in the workplace.
Watch the full lecture here: http://www.thersa.org/events/video/vi…

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Environmental Justice http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre145
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RSA Animate – Crises of Capitalism

The RSA

Uploaded on Jun 28, 2010

In this RSA Animate, celebrated academic David Harvey looks beyond capitalism towards a new social order. Can we find a more responsible, just, and humane economic system?
Watch the full lecture here: http://www.thersa.org/events/video/ar…

The RSA is a 258 year-old charity devoted to creating social progress and spreading world-changing ideas. For more information about our research, RSA Animates, free events programme and 27,000 strong fellowship.

Find out more about the RSA at http://www.thersa.org

Environmental Justice http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre145
Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120

RSA Animate – The Empathic Civilisation

The RSA

Uploaded on May 6, 2010

Bestselling author, political adviser and social and ethical prophet Jeremy Rifkin investigates the evolution of empathy and the profound ways that it has shaped our development and our society. Taken from a lecture given by Jeremy Rifkin as part of the RSA’s free public events programme.
Watch the full lecture here: http://www.thersa.org/events/video/ar…

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