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Camp Atwater Offers Black Children A Chance To Make Friends And Make Plans

At 100-year-old Camp Atwater, Black children can enjoy life away from the city, playing sports, making friends and spending time discussing their futures.

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Way Maker Elevation Worship
Texas Lights & Motion
Victory Rose Lights & Motion
Infinite Tide Monocle Twins
The Road to Life Monocle Twins
Glimmering Lights The Album Leaf
Back to the Start (Daedelus Remix) The Album Leaf, Daedelus
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Equanimous Nérija

Foreign policy experts are asking how decades of foreign policy experience could have led President Biden to oversee such a chaotic withdrawal. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images hide caption

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What The Exit From Afghanistan Tells Us About How Biden Sees The World

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I Just Want to Be Your Everything The Best Pessimist
My Heaven Ends Disaster The Best Pessimist

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Camp Atwater Offers Black Children A Chance To Make Friends And Make Plans

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Theme from "Jeopardy" The Gamers
Sunday Afternoon Doctor Flake
We Were Never There Nym

Debris could be seen piled up in Waverly, Tenn., on Sunday after heavy weekend rains caused deadly flash flooding. Climate change is driving more torrential rain around the world. Mark Humphrey/AP hide caption

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The Floods In Tennessee Aren't Freak Accidents. They're A New Reality

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Waxin Emancipator
Whelved Keno & Tristan de Liege
Transatlantyk Keno & Tristan de Liege
Still Sound Toro y Moi

Families board a U.S. Air Force Boeing C-17 Globemaster III during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Monday. Sgt. Samuel Ruiz/U.S. Marine Corps via AP hide caption

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The Story Of How An Afghan Interpreter And His Family Escaped Afghanistan

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CIA Director William J. Burns, seen here in his office in Langley, Va., met Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Monday, according to a U.S. official. Ian Morton/NPR hide caption

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CIA Chief And Taliban Leader Meet As Taliban Demand Aug. 31 U.S. Withdrawal

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