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Spc. Vanessa Guillen, seen here in a poster released by U.S. Army investigators, was last seen alive at Fort Hood in April. Her family is demanding answers. U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command hide caption

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Julian Bass went viral for his superhero video with special effects. Julian Bass/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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A Theater Student Gets Supersized Attention After Superhero Video Goes Viral

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On June 14, an estimated 15,000 people gathered in Brooklyn to rally for Black trans lives in the Brooklyn Liberation march. Imara Jones/Courtesy Imara Jones hide caption

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What Happened For Black Transgender People When Police Protests And Pride Converged

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A demonstrator makes the OK hand gesture believed to have white supremacist connotations during the End Domestic Terrorism rally in Portland, Ore., on Aug. 17, 2019. John Rudoff/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Reformed Neo-Nazi Discusses President Trump's Controversial Shared Retweet

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A medical worker places a swab in a vial while testing for the coronavirus through the Miami-Dade County Homeless Trust in Miami. Lynne Sladky/AP hide caption

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Why Latinx People Are Hospitalized From COVID-19 At 4 Times The Rate Of Whites

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Hasan Minhaj discusses his show Patriot Act at Build Studio on Dec. 2, 2019. Minhaj talked with NPR about talking with Keith Ellison, who is prosecuting former police in the George Floyd case. Dominik Bindl/Getty Images hide caption

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Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-Texas) listens during a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Sept. 26, 2019. Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Joaquin Castro Calls Police Violence A Major, If Underreported, Problem For Latinos

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The cast of Hamilton, including its composer and creator, Lin-Manuel Miranda, center, receive a standing ovation in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Jan. 11, 2019. The musical is set to stream on Disney+ this week. Carlos Giusti/AP hide caption

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Sees The 'Language Of Revolution' In 'Hamilton' And Today

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The Mississippi state flag flies in front of the capitol dome in 2019. Lawmakers have voted to remove and replace the flag. Brandon Dill/The Washington Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Test kits are shown at a United Memorial Medical Center testing site for the coronavirus in Houston on Friday. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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Houston Hospitals Seeing Surge In Coronavirus Admissions

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Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan speaks on the floor of the Georgia State Senate on Feb. 4. John Bazemore/AP hide caption

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Georgia Lt. Gov. On COVID-19, The State's Hate Crimes Bill And Voting Access

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A man carrying a brick is confronted by protesters inside the Capitol Hill Organized Protest in Seattle on June 14. Noah Riffe/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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Parties — Not Protests — Are Causing Spikes In Coronavirus

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Bill Lester prepares for the start of the Chevy Silverado HD 250 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach on February 16, 2007. Gary W. Green/Orlando Sentinel/Tribune News Service via Getty Images hide caption

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Former NASCAR Driver On The Confederate Flag: 'I Had To ... Accept It'

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