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Mechai Viravaidya: How Mr. Condom made Thailand a better place

http://ted.com/talks/view/id/970

At TEDxChange, Thailand’s “Mr. Condom,” Mechai Viravaidya, walks us through the country’s bold plan to raise its standard of living, starting in the 1970s. First step: population control. And that means a lot of frank, funny — and very effective — talk about condoms.

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