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Beyond His Tenure, Holder Hasn't Left The Civil Rights Fight

Reflecting on his six years in office, the former attorney general talks with NPR's Michel Martin about what critics have called the most divisive administration and what's in store for him next.

Principe Charro Troker
Organism Tommy Guerrero
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Jessica Jones (Opening Credits) Sean Callery

Detroit, after having billions of dollars of debt erased through bankruptcy, has emerged with a razor-thin financial cushion. Laura McDermott/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Post-Bankruptcy, A Booming Detroit Is Still Fragile

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Mystery (Reprise) Miles Davis
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Strollin' with Bone T-Bone Walker

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Beyond His Tenure, Holder Hasn't Left The Civil Rights Fight

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Sonata for solo violin No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 [1. Adagio]

In Krampus a family is stalked by a horrible figure taken from German and Austrian mythology. Above, Allison Tolman from left, Adam Scott Toni Collette. Steve Unwin/Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures hide caption

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Oh Holy Fright: Christmas Horror Movies That Slay

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Pictures Worth 1,084,170 Words: The 'Harry Potter' Series, Illustrated

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Hedwig's Theme John Williams
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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (for the film Meet Me in St. Louis) Imani Winds

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