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TED Talk of the week - Sarah Corbett: Activism needs introverts

November 26, 2017View for printing

Almost everyone has a cause they love and want to support, but for the introverts among us, the traditional forms of activism -- the marches, the protests, the door-to-door canvassing -- can be really intimidating. Take it from Sarah Corbett, an activist and self-proclaimed introvert. She introduces us to "craftivism," a quieter form of activism that uses handicrafts in clever ways to help people think deeply about the issues they're facing. Who says an embroidered handkerchief can't change the world?

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