Bettye LaVette's Journey To The National Stage

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Natasha Trethewey: If My Mom Could See Us Now

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Eric Foner On Post-Civil War Disappointments

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Spreading The Hope: Street Artist Shepard Fairey

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Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States by Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts while first lady Michelle Obama looks on. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Chuck Todd Examines 'How Barack Obama Won'

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Political Junkie: Obama Selects His Team

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Obama Eyes Napolitano For Homeland Security

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Dean Explains The Democrats' '50-State Strategy'

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Where Does The Republican Party Go From Here?

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Letters From Listeners: Remembering Past Elections

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