President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama extend their best wishes to Muslims across the United States and around the world upon the start of Ramadan.
“Through literature you really can get a window into the soul of a society,” says Heba El-Shazli, who teaches literature courses at a Washington bookstore.
U.S. Embassy staff members around the world often join in celebrating local holidays in their host countries, honoring all religions.
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Ten musicians were selected to participate in the Dosti Music Project, which unites artists and sounds from India, Pakistan and the U.S.
For the young members of the Ballou High School marching band in Washington, the parade honoring Martin Luther King Jr. has special meaning.
These eight great artists have drawn on their Latin American roots as well as American experiences to shape the artistic landscape.
Egyptian-American geologist Farouk El-Baz has had a diverse career, from serving as a science adviser to Anwar Sadat to training U.S. astronauts.