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Debo Adegbile, special counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, speaks with the media outside the Supreme Court in Feb. 2013 after presenting arguments in the Shelby County, Ala., v. Holder voting rights case. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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It's All Politics

Senate Rejects Obama Nominee For Key Civil Rights Post

The clash over attorney Debo Adegbile's Justice Dept. nomination pitted powerful law enforcement interests against the civil rights community.

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Post A Survey On Mechanical Turk And Watch The Results Roll In

Researchers are paying people pennies to take their surveys on MechanicalTurk.com, an Amazon site. Researchers save time and survey-takers earn a few bucks.

"The beauty was in the rawness," Regina Carter says of the field recordings that inspired her new album, Southern Comfort. David Katzenstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Regina Carter's Jazz Genealogy

"The beauty was in the rawness," says the violinist, who based her latest album around field recordings from the American South.

Now or Never The Roots, Dice Raw et. al. 0:13

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Son of Thirteen Pat Metheny 1:30

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Dead Time Blended Babies 0:02

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Se ve que sabes bailar Radio Jarocho 0:02

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The Swing of Justice Gramatik 0:14

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Kasalèfkut Hulu (From All the Time I Have Passed) Mulatu Astatqé 0:14

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Wonderwall Oasis 0:05

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Crime Scene Los Straitjackets 0:56

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Give It Away The Fray 0:15

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Otto's Journey Mylo 0:15

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Runaround Mandolin Orange 0:09

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    This Side of Jordan
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Guero Bounce Galactic 0:31

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Great Round Burn Kaki King 0:17

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    Glow
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Miner's Child Regina Carter 0:17

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I'm Going Home Regina Carter 0:22

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Alone in Kyoto Air 0:22

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