Tag: TED

Internet Access built for Africa

Access to the internet can be challenging for many around the world and for a variety of reasons.  This includes residents of Harlem.   The video below describes how one group in Africa is successfully addressing particular challenges in Africa.

Rev. James Forbes: Compassion at the dinner table (Video)

Join Rev. James Forbes at the dinner table of his Southern childhood, where his mother and father taught him what compassion really means day to day — sharing with those who need love. Known as the preacher’s preacher, Rev. James

Stew says “Black Men Ski” (Video)

What happens when a black man visits Aspen? Singer/songwriter Stew and his band are about to let you know. Singer-songwriter Stew spins improvisatory songs drawn from his seemingly endless stable of stories and ideas. His musical Passing Strange won a

Come Experience TEDxHarlem March 27th 2012 The Apollo Theatre Harlem NYC

TEDxHarlem is a creative conference that seeks to understand, celebrate and empower the informal methods of social innovation that grow up organically in the local Harlem community and beyond. Inspired by the concept of Living Labs, TEDxHarlem views cities as an untapped