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Dali Shonia (left) and Tariel Kolbaia were among the half-dozen protesters asking for new houses. Kolbaia threatened to light himself on fire if the Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons did not address the protesters' demands. Stephanie Joyce/NPR hide caption

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Parallels

Uprooted By Conflict, Stuck In Limbo, Yearning For A Place To Call Home

Thousands displaced by conflict have been living for years in crumbling, unsafe apartments. At a recent protest, some sewed their lips shut; others threatened to set themselves on fire.

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Shots - Health News

Adult ADHD Can't Be Diagnosed With A Simple Screening Test, Doctors Warn

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Adult ADHD Can't Be Diagnosed With A Simple Screening Test, Doctors Warn

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Gwendolyn Brooks poses with her first book of poems, A Street in Bronzeville. AP hide caption

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Code Switch

Remembering The Great Poet Gwendolyn Brooks At 100

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Remembering The Great Poet Gwendolyn Brooks At 100

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History

JFK's Voice At Age 20

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JFK's Voice At Age 20

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Dali Shonia (left) and Tariel Kolbaia were among the half-dozen protesters asking for new houses. Kolbaia threatened to light himself on fire if the Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons did not address the protesters' demands. Stephanie Joyce/NPR hide caption

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Uprooted By Conflict, Stuck In Limbo, Yearning For A Place To Call Home

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Researcher Chris Lowe releases a juvenile white shark earlier this spring. Cal State Long Beach Shark Lab hide caption

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Animals

How An Interview With A Shark Researcher Wound Up Starring A Shark

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How An Interview With A Shark Researcher Wound Up Starring A Shark

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