We looked inside some of the tweets by @HelenWalters and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
Find a quiet spot and savor the quiet genius of @JackieWoodson. Sheer gorgeousness. https://www.ted.com/talks/jacqueline_woodson_what_reading_slowly_taught_me_about_writing
"A definition that cares about the intentions of abusers more than the harms to the abused -- that definition of racism is racist." Such a powerful talk from @DrPhilGoff: https://www.ted.com/talks/phillip_atiba_goff_how_we_can_turn_racism_into_a_solvable_problem_and_improve_policing
This excellent piece rings true for more than 🇬🇧. “It is time for those of us who are opposed to it to become smarter and wiser in how we deal with all this.” https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/aug/30/outrage-boris-johnson-take-back-control-parliament-trigger-emotions
“Every possible observation about the world and the people in it simply pings off the metallic surface of an assertion so inane.” Painfully sharp writing. Wow. https://twitter.com/dreamhampton/status/1167683442244489217
Extraordinary writing. Wow. #YearsAndYears
Designers! Come work at TED. It's really a lovely place to work: https://tedconferencesllc.applytojob.com/apply/lIZThzfYVc/Designer
I love the challenge to be a better ancestor, and this talk. @binajv rocks! https://twitter.com/binajv/status/1164554203773198337
I have learned so much from @CaseyGerald, who would hate to be called incomparable, but is indeed just that. Read this piece and everything by him: http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/08/the-black-art-of-escape.html
we knew years ago that white supremacicsts were targeting young white men on reddit, 4chan, 8chan, twitter, etc. we talked about it but were shouted down by leaders of those companies who thought their idea of “free speech” was more important than the threat.
Loved this candid Q&A between @NicolaSturgeon and @TEDchris on what Brexit means for Scotland. https://blog.ted.com/what-brexit-means-for-scotland-a-qa-with-nicola-sturgeon/ #TEDSummit
what a story. obviously am crying. https://www.albertbridgecapital.com/drew-views/2019/6/17/stay-in-the-game v @R_Thaler
I love these extraordinarily talented women so very much. If you need a break, just take a second and enjoy: https://www.ted.com/talks/climbing_poetree_being_human_awakening
Reactions to E Jean Carroll's story remind me of when I was on jury duty and the whole pool was asked "do you have personal experience or know of anyone who has been sexually assaulted" and all the women raised their hands and the men just stared at us.
The clearest, most uplifting analysis of what's going on (miles) beneath our feet, or, why microbes and @archaearama are the best. https://www.ted.com/talks/karen_lloyd_the_mysterious_microbes_living_deep_inside_the_earth_and_how_they_could_help_humanity
An incredible woman. This interview from TED Women 2017 showed her fearless spirit. Rest In peace, Leah Chase. https://www.ted.com/talks/leah_chase_and_pat_mitchell_an_interview_with_the_queen_of_creole_cuisine
Had the immense privilege of getting to work with @baratunde on his @TEDTalks, which he delivered in the first session of #TED2019. Safe to say it was ... a moment. #thankyoubaratunde https://www.ted.com/talks/baratunde_thurston_how_to_deconstruct_racism_one_headline_at_a_time
Pedestrian Safety Tip: Build sidewalks https://twitter.com/njstreetsmart/status/1132994865275392000
Incredible. Beautiful. 😭 https://twitter.com/adambain/status/1133619864881356800
I'm excited for this. Pretty sure we'll discover amazing people and ideas who otherwise would never have made it to the TED stage. Including you?! https://twitter.com/TEDTalks/status/1133442018334728192