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TEDxTU - Derek Rankins - Coming to Power in Post Katrina

Derek Rankins Jr. is a native of New Orleans. He is the product of the New Orleans Public School System.?He currently is a sophomore at Tulane University majoring in Sociology and African and African Diaspora Studies. Currently the Student of Color Co-Convener for Tulane's student organizations Students Organizing Against Racism (SOAR). Also a trainer in training for the People's Institute for?Survival?and Beyond.In his talk, he discusses change and movement.In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
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