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These 6 TED & TEDx speakers just won MacArthur’s “genius” award

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Six TED speakers have been recognized in the 2013 class of MacArthur Fellows. Each recipient will heretofore be unofficially known as a “genius” and will very officially receive a no-strings-attached prize of $625,000 to support his or her creative instincts for the benefit of society. We salute all 24 of…

MacArthur Fellow Margaret Stock: “People are Power.”

In an interview with 2013 MacArthur Fellow Margaret Stock, the immigration lawyer said something so simple it was profound: “People are power, but we’ve forgotten about that.” Leaders and followers, individuals and organizations — that’s a problem that Stock has worked for years to correct. Stock‚Äôs passion happens to be a combination of two issues […]