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Richard Spencer, a white nationalist who claims to have coined the term "alt-right," speaks at the Texas A&M University campus in Dec. 2016. The number of campus visits made by white nationalist leaders like Spencer looking to connect with students personally has increased. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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As White Supremacists Push Onto Campuses, Schools Wrestle With Response

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Rob Jones, a training consultant with the Anti-Defamation League, leads Brookline High School students in building a "web of unity." Tovia Smith /NPR hide caption

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Fighting Hate In Schools

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White House Pressures Municipalities To Crack Down On Immigration Enforcement

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Late Season Snowstorm Clobbers Northeast

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Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department K-9 officers search the Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada after an employee received a suspicious phone call that led about 10 people to evacuate the building on Feb. 27. Jewish institutions across the nation have received more than 120 bomb threats in the past two months Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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DHS To Help Jewish Community Centers Enhance Security Protocols

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Assistant Attorney General Kimberly Strovink, of Massachusetts Attorney General Healey's Civil Rights Division, answers calls coming into the state's hate hotline. Tovia Smith/NPR hide caption

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Massachusetts Hotline Tracks Post-Election Hate

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Data from Match.com shows that singles are more likely now to shun those who don't share their political preference. dane_mark/iStock hide caption

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When Dating In The Era Of Divisive Politics, Both Sides Stick To Themselves

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Universities Grapple With Trump's Executive Order On Immigration

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Can Sobriety Tests Weed Out Drivers Who've Smoked Too Much Weed?

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Activists Fear Reversal Of Strict Rules On Campus Sexual Assault

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Harvard Survey Highlights Attitudes About Campus Sexual Assault

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Obama Championed The Fight Against Sexual Assaults. Will Trump?

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Clinton Backers Gather At Wellesley College To Watch Returns

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Wellesley College Students Anticipate Results Of Historic Election

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As Race Enters Homestretch, Many Voters Feel Campaign Fatigue

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