Marc Morial, right, president of the National Urban League, and Ben Jealous, president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, speak to reporters after a meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, Thursday, July 21, 2011. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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In America, A Jobless Recovery?

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Backyard Blues Alvin Queen
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President Barack Obama waves as he prepares to walks off stage after delivering remarks at the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) annual conference luncheon in Washington, Monday, July 25, 2011. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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High Stakes For Latinos In Debt Talks

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Two young women stand in silence after placing flower near Sundvollen close to the Utoya island, near Oslo, Norway, Tuesday, July 26, 2011, where a gunman Anders Behring Breivik killed at least 68 people. Ferdinand Ostrop/AP hide caption

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When Bigotry Becomes Madness

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Luna Ganga
Cape Verdean Blues Alvin Queen
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In this image from video provided by ABC News, Nafissatou Diallo, the alleged victim in the Dominique Strauss-Kahn assault case, speaks during an interview with Robin Roberts. Diallo told the network she never wanted to be in the public eye but had no choice, amid questions about her credibility. ABC News/AP hide caption

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Does Speaking Out Help DSK Accuser?

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You Know I'm No Good Amy Winehouse
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