5 TED Talks on Immigration You Need to Watch

There’s so much talk about Immigration, closed borders and “aliens” right now. People are throwing around a lot of opinions and that isn’t an issue in itself. The problem is what these ideas are based on. What information is giving birth to these ideas? What comes to mind when people hear words like Borders, Aliens (hate this word), Illegals (hate this word even more) and Immigrant?

Truth is, many are having these conversations with very little understanding of Immigrant reality, culture and notable contribution to world economy. That’s why I’ve rounded up these captivating talks by ImmiGreats from diverse cultural backgrounds.

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