(Creative Commons / Image Editor) In Plato’s “Republic,” Socrates explores the path to becoming a true philosopher by reaching ultimate enlightenment. To him, dialectical discussion is the best method of inquiry to acquire true knowledge — a fact that supersedes all opinion, theory and bias. Socrates’ method entails asking questions, tolerating opposing ideas and shifting [...]Read More
Isabella Aguado (she/her 25C) is from Miami, Florida, majoring in economics and minoring in environmental science. She grew up in Nicaragua until she was 10 and enjoys theater and volunteering for The Honduras Foundation, a refugee organization. Isabella is a part of TEDxEmory’s marketing team. She loves photography and riding horses in her free time.