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Vacation Days Piling Up? Here's How To Get The Most Out Of A Short Vacation

Americans forfeited about 200 million days of paid vacation leave last year. And many U.S. workers now take shorter, partial-week vacations. But even a mini-break can be good for your health.

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Vacation Days Piling Up? Here's How To Get The Most Out Of A Short Vacation

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Miriam Davoudvandi, 26, is one of many Germans who took to Twitter to share her experiences of racism starting as early as elementary school. Davoudvandi's teachers doubted her language abilities. Today she is the editor-in-chief of a hip-hop magazine and is fluent in five languages. Esme Nicholson/NPR hide caption

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Minorities In Germany Are Sounding Off Against Racism With #MeTwo Hashtag

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