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A Student's Perspective On Mississippi: Beautiful, Engulfing And Sometimes Enraging

In 1962, the University of Mississippi was at the heart of the desegregation battle. More than 50 years later, a junior on campus talks race, belonging and his sense of pride in Mississippi.

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Will Trump Democrats In Wisconsin Swing Back To Their Party?

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Welsh Tornado Tommy Emmanuel
Kiwi Maddog 20/20 Elliott Smith

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Astronomers Find 7 Earth-Size Planets Around A Nearby Star

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After Slavery, Searching For Loved Ones In Wanted Ads

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Augusta Falls Melodium
Feel It All Around Washed Out

Volunteers from a local monument company help to reset vandalized headstones on Feb. 22 at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, Missouri, a St. Louis suburb. Since the beginning of the year, there has been a spike in incidents around the country, including bomb threats at Jewish community centers and reports of anti-Semitic graffiti. Michael Thomas/Getty Images hide caption

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In Israel, Some Wonder Where The Outrage Is Over U.S. Anti-Semitic Acts

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Ferus Gallery Allah-Las

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Nick Dupree Fought To Live 'Like Anyone Else'

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An Ending, A Beginning Dustin O'Halloran
Pacific Theme Broken Social Scene

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde (from left), Jose Ugaz of Transparency International, Daria Kaleniuk of the Anti-Corruption Action Center, and Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg participate in a panel discussion at the Anti-Corruption Summit in London in May 2016. Frank Augstein/AP hide caption

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Trump's Conflicts Could Undercut Global Efforts To Fight Corruption, Critics Say

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Van Cliburn in 1966. The late pianist pulled off a stunning victory at in 1958 at the first International Tchaikovsky Piano Competition, held in Moscow at the height of the Cold War. Dutch National Archives / Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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Among Pianists In Moscow, An Abiding Love For A Show-Stealing American

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Lady Luck Richard Swift
Echoes of Blues Pasobionic
Moscow Nightlife DJ Scientist

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After Making History In Space, Mae Jemison Works To Prime Future Scientists

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Strange Constellations Bombay Dub Orchestra
Quarterlife Teen Body
Diaphanous Singularis
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Funeral Song for Mississippi John Hurt John Fahey & His Orchestra

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A Student's Perspective On Mississippi: Beautiful, Engulfing And Sometimes Enraging

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