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TED Talk: What Does My Headscarf Mean to You?
In this rich and witty talk, Yassmin explores the concept of unconscious bias. She asks what her headscarf means to those she meets, to uncover our first impressions of others. Blending data, humor, and empathy, Yassmin reminds us that we can all take steps to counteract bias.
By Yassmin Abdel-Magied, mechanical engineer and social advocate