Young Americans don't know a lot about the rest of the world, says Dana Mortenson, CEO of World Savvy, and the byproduct is fear of what we don't understand. Her company reimagines K-12 education to leverage diversity as an asset. Mortensen gives her Brie...

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Composer and artist Samora Abayomi Pinderhughes wants to make music that makes listeners live differently. Pinderhughes gives his Brief but Spectacular take on his responsibility as an artist.

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Nicole Dennis-Benn says she never could have become a writer if she had stayed in Jamaica — that took living in the U.S. and encouragement from her wife. But returning to the land of her birth, she was confronted with all of the things she had run away fr...

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Anna Deavere Smith, actor, playwright and activist, says she has been trying to become America, word for word. By conducting interviews and creating a narrative, she aims to make a current problem come alive. Deavere Smith offers her Brief but Spectacular...

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