TED Radio Hour Are deception and secrecy categorically wrong? Or can they be a necessary means to an end? This hour, TED speakers share stories of going undercover to explore unknown territory, and find the truth.

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Going Undercover

Are deception and secrecy categorically wrong? Or can they be a necessary means to an end? This hour, TED speakers share stories of going undercover to explore unknown territory, and find the truth.

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Theo E.J. Wilson: What Happens When A Black Man Goes Undercover In The Alt-Right?

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A Certain Distance Lucine

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Mubin Shaikh: Why Did a Former Extremist Go Undercover To Fight Terrorism?

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Shabana Basij-Rasikh: Under The Taliban, How Can A Girl Attend School Undercover?

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Deep Cover Snoop Dogg

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A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create. Based on riveting TEDTalks from the world's most remarkable minds.

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