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Wendy and Norm Alvarez lost their home to the Carr Fire earlier this summer. Low-income people often face more challenges when it comes to recovering from a natural disaster. Sam Harnett/KQED hide caption

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'Humbled To Ask For Help' — Low-Income Communities Struggle To Recover After A Wildfire

It is early in the fire season, but nearly 1,400 homes have been destroyed in California wildfires. For low income people, without insurance or savings, it is especially difficult to recover.

Staying There L'indécis
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Duende Alboran Trio
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Remembering Avishai Cohen
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in (left) and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shake hands after signing a joint declaration at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Wednesday. Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP hide caption

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North Korea's Kim Jong Un Says He Will Visit Seoul

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Protesters disrupt construction of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline in early September. Trespassing near pipelines is now a felony offense in Louisiana, punishable by up to five years in prison. Travis Lux/WWNO hide caption

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Tougher Laws On Pipeline Protests Face Test In Louisiana

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Kings Highway Eli Catlin
Going Down Slow Eli Catlin
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Birds Canticum "Birds Requiem" Suite Dhafer Youssef
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Whirling Birds Ceremony "Birds Requiem" Suite Dhafer Youssef
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Man on the Moon Vitamin String Quartet & String Quartet
Nightswimming Vitamin String Quartet & String Quartet
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'Humbled To Ask For Help' — Low-Income Communities Struggle To Recover After A Wildfire

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Exhale Astralia
Abyss of Light Astralia
Bellicose My Dad vs. Yours
Habla Paisano My Dad vs. Yours
Mike Mills Air
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