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Rev. William Barber is co-chair of the Poor People's Campaign: A National Call For Moral Revival. He says this movement is about bringing issues of poverty into the national political discourse. Gerry Broome/AP hide caption

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The Poor People's Campaign Seeks To Complete Martin Luther King's Final Dream

The 1968 Poor People's Campaign lasted 42 days. The new campaign vows 40 days of nonviolent direct action to focus on issues that activists say are linked to poverty, including systemic racism.

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Can It All Be So Simple El Michels Affair

Cristina Chase Lane (left) and WinnieHope Mamboleo recently graduated from North Carolina State University's College of Education. Leah Jarvis/NC State College of Education hide caption

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Before They Walk Into A Classroom, These New Teachers Will March On The N.C. Capitol

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Every Season Tony Allen

Supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr carry his image as they celebrate in Tahrir Square, Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, after the political alliance he backs appeared to gain the most votes in parliamentary elections. Hadi Mizban/AP hide caption

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Iraqis Deliver Surprising Results In First Big Election Since ISIS War

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Debate Exposes Doubt Death Cab for Cutie
Jeb Rand Bedouin Soundclash
Mimi Pretend Ulrika Spacek
Keepin' out of Mischief Now Tommy Dorsey
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Sweka The Very Best & Makes a King

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Sports Betting Ruling Could Have Consequences, Especially For College Athletes

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Roulette Delia Gonzalez

Rev. William Barber is co-chair of the Poor People's Campaign: A National Call For Moral Revival. He says this movement is about bringing issues of poverty into the national political discourse. Gerry Broome/AP hide caption

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The Poor People's Campaign Seeks To Complete Martin Luther King's Final Dream

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Look (feat. M. Takara & Marcelo Cabral) DJ Mako

White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin unveil the entrance to the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem. Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images hide caption

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Religion A Large Presence As U.S. Embassy Opens In Jerusalem

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Farewell Little People
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Noah Slee's 2017 debut, Otherland, fuses Tongan traditions with beats and R&B riffs he picked up in Berlin. WILK/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Noah Slee Reaches Back To His Tongan 'Otherland'

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Radar Noah Slee
One Mint Julep Ray Charles

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