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Prisoners pass through a courtyard at Waupun Correctional Institution. Officials in some prison towns have come up with creative ways to avoid forming voting districts made up primarily of prisoners. But in many others, political lines are drawn around prisons in a way that critics deride as "prison gerrymandering." Lauren Justice for NPR hide caption

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'Your Body Being Used': Where Prisoners Who Can't Vote Fill Voting Districts

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April is National Poetry Month. From left to right, poets: Kaveh Akbar, Fatimah Asghar, Ada Limon, Hieu Minh Nguyen and Ashley M. Jones. LA Johnson/NPR hide caption

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A Bouquet Of Poets For National Poetry Month

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ELLEN - "The Puppy Episode" Ellen (Ellen DeGeneres, left) and Susan ( Laura Dern, right) ABC Photo Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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Director Lauren Miller Rogen on the set of her new Netflix film, 'Like Father.' Linda Kallerus/Netflix hide caption

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Director Lauren Miller Rogen's 'Like Father' Reflects Her Own Emotional Journey

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Syd performs at Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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"The Bold Type" showrunner Amanda Lasher (left) and Aisha Dee (right), who plays Kat, at the January 2018 "Freeform Summit" in Los Angeles, Calif. Image Group LA/Freeform hide caption

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Why Painting A Black Boy's Nails Isn't 'Going Against His Culture'

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