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Wall graffiti at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. The company released a diversity report last month showing that 70 percent of employees are male; African-Americans comprise 2 percent of it workforce. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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More Than A Pipeline Problem: In Search Of Diversity In Silicon Valley

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Pro Gaming Joins Other Sports As It Begins Drug Testing

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President Obama visited the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Okla., on Thursday as part of a weeklong focus on inequities in the criminal justice system. While there, he met with non-violent drug offenders. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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'Driving Straight,' Giving Back: Rebuilding A Life After Prison

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Rosie Mami (center) and her sister Ayleana Mami, 19, of Cullman, Ala., (right), sit on their friends' shoulders as they lead a chant about loving babies, with other members of St. Bernard Prep, as anti-abortion demonstrators rallied at the annual March for Life, Jan. 22, 2015, on the National Mall in Washington. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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In The Abortion Debate, Rigorous Empathy And Common Ground

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An Iraqi soldier takes position in Iraq's Anbar province. The U.S. will send 450 military advisers to Iraq to help in the fight against ISIS, but they will have a another challenge to gain the trust of Sunni leaders, as they did in 2007. Haidar Hamdani/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Will The U.S. Win A Second Chance At A Sunni Awakening?

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The view looking west on Market Street in Downtown Newark, N.J. Alex Welsh for NPR hide caption

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In Newark, Reversing 40 Years Of Neighborhood Neglect

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A carry team at Dover Air Force Base trains on the proper protocol for a dignified transfer. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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At Dover Air Force Base, Bringing Home The Fallen With Grief And Joy

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The Outsized Optimism Of The Entrepreneur

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Being Transgender At Work Can Be Hard, But Made Easier With An Ally

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On April 4, 1975, a Lockheed C-5A Galaxy participating in Operation Babylift crashed on approach during an emergency landing at Tan Son Nhut Air Base, South Vietnam. Courtesy of Bud Traynor hide caption

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Remembering The Doomed First Flight Of Operation Babylift

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'This Is Going To Be Too Hard': Keeping Kids From Using Pot

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Nepal Diverts Climbing Fees To Sherpa Welfare Fund

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Working Through Depression: Many Stay On The Job, Despite Mental Illness

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People walk by closed shops in Thessaloniki in March. Greece, though it has once again averted bankruptcy, is still struggling economically. Sakis Mitrolidis /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Greece, Getting By On The Brink Of A Financial Meltdown

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