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Celia, Tiwa Savage's third studio album, is her American debut. Lakin Ogunbanwo hide caption

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On 'Celia,' Tiwa Savage Celebrates Powerful Women

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Danielle Ponder's song "Poor Man's Pain" was a standout Tiny Desk Contest entry this year. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Tiny Desk Contestant Danielle Ponder On Telling Stories That Matter Through Music

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Amiri Nash, 18, co-founded an organization that creates signs about racial injustice to post in predominantly white neighborhoods. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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Duenet Alexand (left) and Berthenid Dasny have been maintaining the grounds at the St. Christophe memorial at Titanyen, north of Port-au-Prince, where thousands of earthquake victims were buried in mass graves. Richard Tsong-Taatarii for NPR hide caption

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A 'Lost Decade': Haiti Still Struggles To Recover 10 Years After Massive Earthquake

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Teachers in the nation's second-largest school district will go on strike on Monday if there's no settlement of its long-running contract dispute. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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