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NPR Host Michel Martin's Own 'Letter From A Birmingham Jail'

After seven years hosting NPR's Tell Me More, Michel Martin felt she had left some of her own struggles unspoken: the unique challenges for women of color trying to balance work and family.

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Teacher Tenure Lawsuits Spread From California To New York

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NPR Host Michel Martin's Own 'Letter From A Birmingham Jail'

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Hot Love Brian Setzer & The Brian Setzer Orchestra

The human Y chromosome (left) holds the code for "maleness"; that's the X on the right. Andrew Syred/Science Source hide caption

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With Men's Y Chromosome, Size Really May Not Matter

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First Lt. Patrick Romanofski (center) and 2nd Lt. Andrew Beckner (left) practice the launch of nuclear weapons. Promotions are now more strongly influenced by hands-on performance in this simulator. R.J. Oriez/U.S. Air Force hide caption

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To Stop Cheating, Nuclear Officers Ditch The Grades

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It's Boom Times For Pop-Up Shops As Mobile Shopping Clicks

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The Planters Nutmobile, seen here taking a starring turn at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, is hitting the road for a yearlong trip across the U.S. Peter Roan/Flickr hide caption

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Sometimes You Feel Like A Nut; Sometimes You Just Drive One

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