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Black Lives Matter demonstrators and supporters march through downtown Minneapolis, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, to the Federal Building. One of our reads this week casts light on the mental health issues facing activists. Jim Mone/AP hide caption

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Whitney Houston sings the National Anthem before Super Bowl XXV — the New York Giants against the Buffalo Bills — at Tampa Stadium on January 27, 1991. The Giants won 20-19. George Rose/Getty Images hide caption

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"In my eight months as reddit's CEO, I've seen the good, the bad and the ugly on reddit," Ellen Pao says, in a statement posted to the site. "The good has been off-the-wall inspiring, and the ugly made me doubt humanity." Robert Galbraith/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Interim CEO Ellen Pao says Reddit is working on improved tools for the site's moderators. Beck Diefenbach /Reuters /Landov hide caption

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Reddit CEO Says Miscommunication Led To Blackout Protest

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The popular reddit question-and-answer section /r/IAmA, along with hundreds of others, has shut down in an apparent protest over the dismissal of a key figure at the social sharing site. Screen grab from reddit.com hide caption

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Police officers take cover behind their patrol cars on the streets of central Copenhagen on Sunday, after a shooting near Copenhagen's main synagogue left one person dead. It was not confirmed if the incident was related to Saturday's deadly shooting at a cultural centre in Copenhagen where a debate on Islam and free speech was being held. Martin Sylvest /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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