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Joy Banner at the Fee-Fo-Lay Cafe in Wallace, La., on Juneteenth. Her community is mobilizing to fight the grain silo complex that could be built on their fence line. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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Descendants Of Slaves Say This Proposed Grain Factory Will Destroy The Community

A bitter fight is ongoing between powerful backers of a giant terminal on the Mississippi River and residents of the historic Black town of Wallace, La., who say this is environmental racism.

Walking in the Rain Flash and the Pan
Second Sun Bonobo
The Key Johnny Jewel
Fly Me Away Goldfrapp
Ten-Day Interval Tortoise
Green Hill Zone Jon Batiste
Kennedy Ratatat
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Italian singer and TV host Raffaella Carrà being lifted by dancers in a 1983 performance. Mondadori Portfolio/Mondadori via Getty Images hide caption

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Raffaella Carrà, Glittery Queen Of Italian TV, Has Died At 78

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Caliente, caliente Raffaella Carrà
The New Pollution Beck
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music for indigo [Instrumental] Adrianne Lenker
Lying in the Darkness Southwick

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Descendants Of Slaves Say This Proposed Grain Complex Will Destroy The Community

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Melodies & Desires Lykke Li
Butterflies and Hurricanes Muse
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Josh Armel runs a San Francisco tour company with a fleet of seven vintage Volkswagen buses. He says that 99% of his company's current web traffic comes from domestic sources at a time when many international tourists typically visit the U.S. Chelsea Donoho/Painted Ladies Tour Co. hide caption

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Small Businesses Feel The Pain Of Summer Without International Tourists

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Snake Eyes Trouble

For nearly three centuries, the Republic of Ragusa, where modern-day Dubrovnik is centered, forced visitors to spend 40 days on the remote islands off the coast of the walled city, but in the 17th century, the city built the Lazarettos, a series of buildings immediately outside the city where visitors had to quarantine. This is the view from one of the quarantine cells. Rob Schmitz/NPR hide caption

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How A Medieval City Dealing With The Black Death Invented Quarantine

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Run Vallis Alps
In Motion Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

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Play It Forward: Singer Constance Hauman On Harmony, Rhythm, Opera And Funk

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Dance of Hands
Take on Me a-ha

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