Zippy's Video of the Week: The Danger of a Single Story

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's "The Danger of a Single Story" TED Talk, in July 2009, explores the negative influences that a “single story” can have and identifies the root of these stories. Adichie argues that single stories often originate from simple misunderstandings or one’s lack of knowledge of others, but that these stories can also have a malicious intent to suppress other groups of people due to prejudice.