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A Letter From Young Asian-Americans To Their Families About Black Lives Matter

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The Code Switch Podcast Extra: No Words

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On The Podcast: Rep Sweats, Or, 'I Don't Know If I Like This, But I Need It To Win'

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My 'Oriental' Father: On The Words We Use To Describe Ourselves

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How The Narrator Of 'Jane The Virgin' Found His Voice

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Ingrid Vaca, originally of Bolivia, rallies for immigration reform after marching to the White House on Nov. 20, 2015 — the one-year anniversary of President Obama's announcement concerning Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Rick Bayless is a master of Mexican cuisine. He's also a white guy from Oklahoma. Over the years, that has made him the target of criticism. Who gets to be the ambassador of a cuisine? Sergi Alexander/Getty Images hide caption

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