Follow the need

“If you follow the need, you’ll never, you’ll never lack for a purpose in life”


Marian Wright Edelman fights for a level playing field for all children, so their chances to succeed don’t have to depend on the lottery of birth.

What does it take to build a national movement? In a captivating conversation with TEDWomen curator Pat Mitchell, Marian Wright Edelman reflects on her path to founding the Children’s Defense Fund in 1973 — from the early influence of growing up in the segregated American South to her activism with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. — and shares how growing older has only made her more radical.



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