Alexander, a former kickboxing champ, came to the U.S. about 20 years ago to work as a stuntwoman. She has also worked with Marines and women in domestic violence shelters. Ricardo DeAratanha/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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Kickboxing Director Lexi Alexander Uses Activism To Bust Out Of 'Movie Jail'
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Cult Survivor Documents 2 Decades Inside 'Holy Hell'
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Malachi Kirby plays Kunta Kinte in the updated version of the miniseries Roots. Steve Dietl/The History Channel hide caption

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In Its Retelling, 'Roots' Is Powerful, Must-See Television
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Moby's new memoir, Porcelain, is a tale of dance clubs, DJs, and New York City in the 1990s. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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In 'Porcelain,' Moby Searches For Validation And Finds Unlikely Success
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Georgia O'Keeffe's 1926 painting The Barns, Lake George, which has been privately owned and rarely displayed, now joins the collection of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe. © Christie's Images Limited hide caption

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'Mirror Test' Reflects On The Consequences Of The Wars In Iraq And Afghanistan
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Patricia Gallagher (from left), who first proposed the tasting; wine merchant Steven Spurrier; and influential French wine editor Odette Kahn. After the results were announced, Kahn is said to have demanded her scorecard back. "She wanted to make sure that the world didn't know what her scores were," says George Taber, the only journalist present that day. Courtesy of Bella Spurrier hide caption

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The Judgment Of Paris: The Blind Taste Test That Decanted The Wine World
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In An Alternate 19th Century London, Sins Are Marked With 'Smoke'
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Irked By The Way Millennials Speak? 'I Feel Like' It's Time To Loosen Up
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In the fourth season of the IFC show Maron, Marc Maron's character becomes addicted to opioids and loses his house, cats and podcast. Tyler Golden/IFC hide caption

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Marc Maron On Sobriety And Managing His 'Uncomfortable' Comfort Zone
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Dr. Abraham Nussbaum argues for medicine to reconnect with its past: Caring for patients should be a calling, not a job, he says. PhotoAlto/Michele Constantini/Getty Images hide caption

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