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Simone George

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Simone George

Let's Give A Damn

Simone George , is a human rights lawyer and activist and a commercial litigator. Everything Simone does is based on her belief that a just society is possible. As a human rights lawyer, Simone advocates for people experiencing abuse and violence, has contributed to research and legislation, and creates mass gatherings with the aim of changing our common knowledge. Simone is a director of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation in the US, is a double-law graduate of NUI Galway, a masters graduate from The College of Europe, Bruges, holds a diploma from Harvard in Leadership for the 21st Century and in 2018, she became became the first Irish woman to speak on the TED main stage. Watch Simone and Mark’s incredible 2018 TED Talk. Watch their Unbreakable documentary on Amazon Prime. Visit Simone’s website. Follow Simone on Twitter and Instagram. _________________________________________ Reach out to us anytime and for any reason at hello@letsgiveadamn.com. Follow Let’s Give A Damn on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter to keep up with everything. We have so much planned for the coming months and we don’t want you to miss a thing! If you love what we’re doing, consider supporting us on Patreon! We can’t do this without you. Lastly, leave us a 5-star rating and review on Apple Podcasts! Have an amazing week, friends! Keep giving a damn. Love y’all! Edited and Sound Designed by Sound On Studios.

1hr 37mins

10 Aug 2021

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A love letter to realism in a time of grief | Mark Pollock and Simone George

Unbreak My Heart

This time of year is tough on our hearts. Loss, breakups, loneliness  and other dark feelings can consume us. This TedTalk is a story of hope and inspiration! Mark and Simone find ways to accept hardships, loss, fear, and grief in ways that will encourage you to be brave, courageous and believe that there's more. 


5 Dec 2019

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Ep 1: Simone George and Mark Pollock

Real Humans

The podcast from the event formerly known as Inspirefest. From 2020 it will be Future Human - same great team, same great curators, fresh new look, venue and format. This week Simone George and Mark Pollock take to the Real Humans podcast booth and share their outlook.This podcast series was recorded at the fifth and final year of Inspirefest in May 2019, and reflects our move toward placing the Human at the centre of all research, innovation and business – a theme that will be at the centre of our new event, which takes place on May 21-22 in the brand new Trinity Business School. Produced by Bureau. Real Humans is proudly supported by our anchor sponsor, The Digital Hub.Help us stay trendy! If you like us, please rate us.


19 Nov 2019