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Barista Steph Achter, who led the union campaign at the Milwaukee café now known as Likewise, has worked in different coffee shops for 17 years and wants others to be able to make a career of it as well. Darren Hauck for NPR hide caption

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The barista uprising: Coffee shop workers ignite a union renewal

Baristas at Starbucks as well as independently owned coffeehouses have driven a surge in union organizing. They see their activism as benefiting not just themselves, but working people broadly.

The barista uprising: Coffee shop workers ignite a union renewal

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3 LGBTQ diplomats see opportunity and crisis for queer people around the world

Only four countries in the world have a high level diplomat specifically assigned to handle LGBTQ issues. We spoke to three of them to hear what their work has taught them.

3 LGBTQ diplomats see opportunity and crisis for queer people around the world

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The Supreme Court has saved two of its biggest cases for last. One could alter the Environmental Protection Agency's ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. The other will decide the fate of the "Remain in Mexico" policy. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images hide caption

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Here are 2 Supreme Court decisions we're still waiting for this term

The court has saved two of its biggest cases for last. One could alter the EPA's ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. The other will decide the fate of the "Remain in Mexico" policy.

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