The opportunity of adversity

Posted April 23rd, 2010 by layla

This is one of the best TED talks I’ve ever seen! I think it’s really worth the watch.

The thesaurus might equate “disabled” with synonyms like “useless” and “mutilated,” but ground-breaking runner Aimee Mullins is out to redefine the word. Defying these associations, she hows how adversity — in her case, being born without shinbones — actually opens the door for human potential.

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