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Nina Simone's 'Lovely, Precious Dream' For Black Children

With "To Be Young, Gifted and Black," Simone aimed to capture joy in black identity amid bloody civil rights struggle. The song was addressed to children, but adults caught on, too.

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The journey up the west coast of Norway, from the city of Kristiansand in the south to the city of Trondheim, now takes about 21 hours and requires seven ferry crossings. The Norwegian Public Roads Administration plans a nearly $40 billion transport project that would cut travel time in half. Frank Langfitt/NPR hide caption

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Norway Embarks On Its Most Ambitious Transport Project Yet

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forged by the water Borealism
7-T's Marcus Miller, Trombone Shorty
Tripped Out Slim Trombone Shorty
Dat Sound Good (feat. Ab-Soul and Mac Miller) PRhyme
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Nina Simone's 'Lovely, Precious Dream' For Black Children

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To Be Young, Gifted and Black Nina Simone
She's Alive Bremer/McCoy
Clouds Audio Dope

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Sen. Kamala Harris Considers 'A Collection Of Factors' Related To Possible 2020 Bid

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30 De Marzo Rodrigo y Gabriela
Alli Turnam Ergin Kizilay
Rasta La Vista Rene Aubry
BUS RIDE KAYTRANADA feat. Karriem Riggins, River Tiber
NOTHIN LIKE U (INSTRUMENTAL) KAYTRANADA
Yttervik Jonas Knutsson
Resan Jonas Knutsson & Johan Norberg
Lampin' [ocean jams]

South Florida voters cast their vote late in the day at a busy polling center in Miami on Nov. 6, 2018. Rhona Wise /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Florida Law Restoring The Vote To Felons Takes Effect

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