Actor and former governor of California | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | “One of the proudest days of my life was the day I became a citizen of the greatest country on Earth,” declares Arnold Schwarzenegger on his website. Born in Thal, Austria, in 1947, Schwarzenegger was a champion bodybuilder—and the youngest person to win the Mr. Universe title. Billed as “Arnold Strong,” he made his film...
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Actress | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | “I never wanted to be an actress,” Sofia Vergara admitted to “Vanity Fair” in a May 2015 interview. “I take acting as a gift,” she said, “because it was nothing that I ever dreamed about growing up.” Born in Barranquilla, Colombia, Vergara is best known for her role as Gloria on ABC’s popular “Modern Family” sitcom, for which she has been nominated for...
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The biggest loser? When it comes to the Ukraine crisis, everyone loses.

Negative Sum: The Destabilization of Ukraine

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Actor, producer, and comedian | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | "When I was a kid, I felt very disconnected from the American dream, like I wasn't really a part of it," John Leguizamo told the AARP in 2011, explaining his interest in helping other young Latinos. "It wasn't something for me, it was for other people. I'm sure those kids feel that. There's got to be some way to break that, to show...
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Fashion designer and philanthropist | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | “The fashion industry has always been a reflection of what America is all about . . . inclusion and diversity,” wrote designer and CFDA board chairman Diane von Furstenberg to the website The Business of Fashion, a power player in fashion industry news. Born in Brussels, Belgium, in 1946, von Furstenberg made her mark on the...
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Quantum is now primed to reassert itself in our collective consciousness, and philanthropic organizations ought to get in on that process right away. That’s what Stephen J. Del Rosso, Program Director, International Peace & Security, is getting excited about!

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Entrepreneur and philanthropist | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | Pierre Omidyar founded the online auction site eBay. Born in Paris, France, to Iranian immigrants, he earned a degree in computer science from Tufts University and worked for Apple before launching eBay, whose immediate popularity surprised him. The site is now one of the Web’s largest e-commerce destinations. Later, he launched...
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France Honors Vartan Gregorian, with the medal of Chevalier of the French Legion of Honor: carnegie.io/2lsIuHO

France Honors President Vartan Gregorian | Carnegie Corporation of New York

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At sea? Donald Trump's huge South China Sea problem (and what to do about it).

Donald Trump's Huge South China Sea Problem (And What To Do About It)

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Actress, producer, and model | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | Salma Hayek was already a major soap opera star in her native Mexico when she achieved fame in America with her role in the 1995 film “Desperado.” Anxious to avoid being pigeonholed into stereotypical roles of the Latina siren, she expanded her range in such films as “Fools Rush In” (1997) and “Frida” (2002), a biopic—coproduced by...
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Award-winning chef, restaurateur, and author | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | In his 2012 memoir, “Yes, Chef,” Marcus Samuelsson writes, “But one of the things I have learned during the time I have spent in the United States is an old African American saying: Each one, teach one. I want to believe that I am here to teach one and, more, that there is one here who is meant to teach me. And if we...
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Comedian, writer, and television personality | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | Born and raised in Toronto, Canada, Samantha Bee is perhaps best known for her work on “The Daily Show,” where she became the longest-serving correspondent. She departed the “The Daily Show” after 12 years to start her own show. With “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee,” Bee became the first female host of a late-night...
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A populist revolt? How will the world order change in the Trump era? What will this mean for you? Join us today on Facebook Live starting at 12:30 p.m. EST to find out and discuss: bit.ly/2kzdnqT

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Foreign policy expert, journalist, and best-selling author | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | Reflecting on his own path to citizenship in a “Washington Post” article, Fareed Zakaria says, “I was fortunate enough to have had a good education, strong English-language skills and other tools that made it easy for me to navigate the maze that is legal immigration. Most of the people who come to the...
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Fareed Zakaria: I am an American, not by accident of birth but by choice. I voted with my feet and became an American because I love this country and think it is exceptional #GreatImmigrants [ Goo.gl Link ]
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling author | 100 Days of #GreatImmigrants | Helene Cooper is a Pentagon correspondent for the “New York Times.” She joined the paper in 2004 as assistant editorial page editor, before becoming diplomatic correspondent in 2006 and White House correspondent in 2009. Prior to moving to the “Times,” Cooper was a foreign correspondent at the “Wall...
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