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The Heroes of the Refugee Crisis

During the refugee crisis in 2015, thousands of refugees landed on the Greek island of Lesbos. Photojournalist Daniel Etter captured images of some of the island’s most compassionate citizens, who came together to aid the refugees in any way that they could.

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FDF Judges | George Nickols

FDF Judges | George Nickols

A Web of Culture’s FDF Judges blog series continues with George Nickols, who has been a judge at FDF since 1986 and is a long-standing member of the FDF Board of Trustees. He has been involved in Greek dance for over 50 years.

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Breaking Barriers Through Dance

Pulikali is an Indian dance performed every year in Kerala as part of the Hindu harvest festival Onam. While it is traditionally a male dance, a group of women made history this year by joining 500 men in the dance, something that has not been done for 200 years.

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Geniuses

Geniuses

The 2016 MacArthur Genius Grant recipients are 23 impressive individuals who work in diverse fields including science, art, law, theater, and finance. Here are just a few of the “geniuses” and what they’re working on.

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