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Michele Merkel Joins TEDxManhattan 2015 Speakers


Attorney Michele Merkel is the latest expert to join the TEDxManhattan 2015 speaker lineup.  Michele is co-director of Food & Water Justice, the legal arm of Food & Water Watch. Food & Water Justice uses the court system to advocate for positive change and provides legal support for Food & Water Watch’s mission to ensure that the food, water and fish we consume is safe, accessible and sustainably produced.  Learn more about Michele.

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New Speakers Join TEDxManhattan 2015


We are very excited to announce the addition of two speakers to the 2015 TEDxManhattan lineup.  Dr. Robert Graham is Director of Resident Research, and the Director of Integrative Health in the Department of Internal Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital, where he runs an innovative cooking/nutrition program teaching medical residents about healthy cooking and eating.  Ietef “DJ Cavem” Vita is an international recording artist and activist whose music teaches kids about nutrition and food justice.  Learn more on our Speaker page and stay tuned for more news!

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