Workers inspect an area near storage tanks where a chemical leaked into the Elk River at Freedom Industries storage facility in Charleston, W.Va., on Jan. 13. It is still unclear exactly how much of the chemicals leaked into the area's water supply. Steve Helber/AP hide caption

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NPR interviewed dozens of current or former soldiers who said they have struggled under toxic leaders. iStockphoto hide caption

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Judge Michael Zusman's bialys are topped with roasted onions, poppy seeds and coarse salt. Daniel Zwerdling/NPR hide caption

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Private attorneys are easily getting access to defendants' emails and texts. All it takes is a subpoena, which any attorney can do. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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The Bill of Rights as seen at The National Archives in Washington, D.C. Courtesy of National Archives hide caption

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Private companies are collecting your personal data. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Tourists visit Angkor Wat in Siem Reap province, Cambodia, in April. Will Baxter for NPR hide caption

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The PBF Energy refinery in Paulsboro, N.J., uses toxic chemicals such as hydrofluoric acid. Rather than using "inherently safer" design methods, the industry says, other safety measures are taken to prevent accidents like the one in West, Texas. Mel Evans/AP hide caption

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