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Monica Lewinsky’s Powerful TED Talk on Bullying

“Patient Zero” for the internet shame cycle reclaims her narrative, and makes the case for compassion in the face of bullying

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“Who didn’t make a mistake at 22?”

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How to Build a School in Three Hours

Entrepreneur and philanthropist Taylor Conroy has a new approach to education fundraising.

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It might seem impossible to raise enough money in three hours that you could build a school in a developing country. But 29-year-old entrepreneur and philanthropist Taylor Conroy has actually done it. Conroy, whose motto is "destroy normal," raised $10,000 in three hours for a school in Kenya simply by changing the way people think about giving. Now he's unveiling a new social media-based micro-giving platform, Ten in Three, that he says raises money by bringing "groups of friends together in a wonderful way based on collaboration, contribution, and fun."

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