The Power of Vulnerability

This TED talk makes an interesting part of our ‘Identity and Belonging’ theme study. Brené Brown studies human connection — our ability to empathize, belong, love. In a poignant, funny talk, she shares a deep insight from her research, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as well as to understand humanity.

She talks about connection and disconnection, what it is to belong and what it is to not belong. This is one thing that she has found out:

“People, who have a strong sense of love and belonging, believe they are worthy.”


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