Nicaraguan children have fun at a free playland built by the government in Managua on November 4, 2011. Rodrigo Arangua/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Kids!

Today: the lighter and darker sides of childhood. We examine Latino studies (or lack thereof) and the uneven impact of dress code policies. And from the mouths of babes comes this week's sabiduría.

Unaccompanied Minors
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Lacking Latino Studies
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Niño Wrestles the World
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NYC's First Latina Librarian
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Reviving Mixteco
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Dress for Success?
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Friday

We dive deep into the creative minds of a few writers and artists who will be part of this year's PEN World Voices Festival with a series of conversations. Elena Climent/PEN World Voices Festival of Literature 2016 hide caption

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Friday

This week we spent an hour on weed and the push to legalize it. We explore how the drug war affects communities of color, the drug's racialized history and why today's legal industry is mostly white. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Friday

An hour on Latinas who run things. We hear from Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and talk with Esmeralda Santiago. We also explore how the best drag queens on TV are Puerto Rican and much more. Antonia Cereijido/Latino USA hide caption

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