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Colin Stokes Named to TEDx Top 10

When TED licensed the content and format of their prestigious annual conference to independently organized events around the world, it empowered tens of thousands of innovators to share their ideas and experiences with their community and the global TEDx network.  These Ideas Worth Sharing have had a ripple impact

Of all of these amazing speakers and thought-leaders, we are incredibly proud of our speaker Colin Stokes .  If you haven’t seen his stirring talk about the implications of gender stereotypes in children’s movies, check it out now?

 

http://www.ted.com/playlists/180/the_10_most_popular_tedx_talks

When Colin Stokes’ 3-year-old son caught a glimpse of “Star Wars,” he was instantly obsessed. But what messages did he absorb from the sci-fi classic? Stokes asks for more movies that send positive messages to boys: that cooperation is heroic, and respecting women is as manly as defeating the villain.