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In Tijuana, raised fists show solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. Guillermo Arias/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The Afro-Latinx Experience Is Essential To Our International Reckoning On Race

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"I have found metal to be very descriptive of the horrors that we've lived in the Dominican Republic under dictatorships, [slavery]," Rita Indiana says. "Our history is a horrorosa." Noelie Quintero/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rita Indiana, La Monstra, Returns With 'Black Sabbath Dembow'

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George Floyd's death by police force has sparked world-wide protest. Alt.Latino digs into it archives for an episode about protest music and its power. Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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From The Alt.Latino Archives: Protest Music That Inspires And Moves

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Melissa Villaseñor shares her love for Queen, Celine Dion and No Doubt on this episode. Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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SNL's Melissa Villaseñor On The Pop Punks And Pop Divas That Inspired 'Dreamer'

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Helen Harris, a former systems engineer for Dell, says her career was derailed a few years ago because of the way she looks. She was born and identifies as a woman. Elias Williams for NPR hide caption

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'It's A Career Ender': 2 LGBTQ Former Dell Workers Share Their Stories

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President Trump speaks during a "Presidential Social Media Summit" in the East Room of the White House on Thursday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump To Invite Social Media Companies To 'Big Meeting' To Discuss Censorship

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News Brief: Acosta Defends Plea Deal, Student Loan Lawsuit, Tension in Strait of Hormuz

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Instagram Advertising: Do You Know It, When You See It?

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Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers the keynote address at the 2019 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif., on Monday. The company announced that it's breaking up the iTunes application into three apps handling music, podcasts and TV. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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The unemployment rate in the U.S. is the lowest it's been in 50 years. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Quit Threat!

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The Martinez family stands in front of their home in New Jersey. During a speech at her graduation, Alondra said to her parents: "Mamá, papá, lo logramos." Mom, dad, we made it. Mohamed Sadek for NPR hide caption

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Hispanic Unemployment Has Hit Record Lows. But Does That Mean Progress?

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Ichard Oden works at an apartment complex under construction in Westland, Mich. Elaine Cromie for NPR hide caption

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Former Inmates Are Getting Jobs As Employers Ignore Stigma In Bright Economy

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Liz O'Sullivan says she struggled for months as she learned more about the military project her in which her employer, Clarifai, was participating. Jasmine Garsd/NPR hide caption

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When Technology Can Be Used To Build Weapons, Some Workers Take A Stand

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People at Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church in San Diego attend a prayer and candlelight vigil for victims of the synagogue shooting in Poway, Calif., on Saturday. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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Site's Ties To Shootings Renew Debate Over Internet's Role In Radicalizing Extremists

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For those who are scared of flying, an array of apps, websites and classes teach relaxation techniques and explain how airplanes work. Francisco Rama/Getty Images/EyeEm Premium hide caption

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After Boeing Crashes, More People Want Help Taming Fear Of Flying

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