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Hadiyah-Nicole Green and Tenika Floyd at their StoryCorps interview in Atlanta in January 2017. Jacqueline Van Meter for StoryCorps hide caption

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'It Was Personal.' After Tragedy, Physicist Devotes Career To Cancer Research

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Jane Elliott, an educator and anti-racism activist, first conducted her blue eyes/brown eyes exercise in her third-grade classroom in Iowa in 1968. Gina Ferazzi/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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We Are Repeating The Discrimination Experiment Every Day, Says Educator Jane Elliott

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Vivian Garcia Leonard (left); Marissa Sofia Ochs (middle), holding her daughter, Liana; and Vivian J. Leonard (right) talk about being pharmacists in New York, a city that has been especially hard hit during the coronavirus pandemic. Camila Kerwin for StoryCorps hide caption

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3 Generations Of Pharmacists Reflect On The Coronavirus Pandemic

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Rugenia Keefe, left, a paraprofessional who assisted Cole Phillips for most of high school after he lost his sight, spoke with the graduating senior for a remote conversation from Bentonville, Ark. Courtesy of Cole Phillips hide caption

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He Went Blind Before High School. His Teacher Aide Thanks Him For 'Saving' Her

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Albert Sykes (left), with his eldest son, Aidan, at home this week in Jackson, Miss. Courtesy of the Sykes family hide caption

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From Trayvon Martin To George Floyd, A Dad And Son Keep Protesting For Equality

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During a remote StoryCorps conversation this month from Stafford, N.Y., Dr. Roberto Vargas (left), his wife, Susan, and 10-year-old son, Xavier, talk about the challenges of staying safely distanced. Courtesy of the Vargas family hide caption

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In Self-Isolation, A Doctor Deepens His Connection To His Family

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is seen at a demonstration in favor of his government on Sunday. Andressa Anholete/Getty Images hide caption

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Staff Sgt. Emilio DiPalma (right) stands on guard at the Nuremberg Trials in 1945. Courtesy Emily Aho hide caption

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Remembering Her Father, A WWII Veteran Who Stood Guard At The Nuremberg Trials

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Most of Texas is reopening despite a surge of cases in some places. Ross Lewis/Getty Images hide caption

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Amarillo Mayor: New Testing Data Will Help Track Spread As Rest Of Texas Reopens

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With live ceremonies canceled across the U.S., former President Barack Obama gave graduating seniors a virtual commencement address on Saturday during the virtual event Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020. Getty Images for EIF & XQ hide caption

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Obama, Malala, Jonas Brothers Send Off Class Of 2020 In Virtual Graduation

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Georgianna Glose died last month of complications from the coronavirus. She stands in front of the Fort Greene Strategic Neighborhood Action Partnership, a nonprofit she founded nearly 25 years ago. Leslie Silva/Courtesy of the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership hide caption

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Remembering Georgianna Glose, A Brooklyn Nun And Activist

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Craig Boddie and Evette Jourdain, both mail carriers in Palm Beach, Fla., spoke for a remote StoryCorps conversation last month about the job risks created by the coronavirus outbreak. Courtesy of Craig Boddie and Evette Jourdain hide caption

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'We're Like A Lifeline': Postal Workers Fight Fear To Work During Pandemic

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Shoppers walk the aisles of Costco. A small business owner in the remote town of Gustavus, Alaska, travels 14 hours to reach Juneau, where he shops for critical supplies to stock his store shelves. Steve Proehl/Getty Images hide caption

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14 Hours And A Costco Card: How A Grocer In Alaska Feeds His Town In A Pandemic

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Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is entering a partial quarantine after making a "low-risk" contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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