Kiran Bedi‘s campaign to bring mindfulness to prisons was expressed in one amazing photo: 1,000 prisoners meditating in one room.
Sheikha Al Mayassa (live via satellite from TEDxDoha) on cultural development in the Middle East: It must be done organically, from within the region.
Naomi Klein: “Our underlying assumption of limitlessness makes it possible for us to take the risks we do.”
Shirin Neshat: “The women of Iran, historically, seem to embody the country’s political transformations.”
Phyllis Rodriguez‘s son perished on 9/11. Aicha El-Wafi‘s son has been accused of being “the 20th hijacker.” They stand together on the TEDWomen stage.
(Photos: James Duncan Davidson)