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Netflix Curbs Tobacco Use Onscreen, But Not Pot. What's Up With That?

TV networks have standards that minimize tobacco use on shows, and Netflix now does, too. But streaming companies lack public policies about smoking cannabis onscreen, and doctors say that hurts kids.

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Opinion: Hong Kong Protesters Might Bother Tourists, Or Pierce Their Conscience

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How One Mom Talks To Her Sons About Hate On The Internet

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Siblings Christine Cuddy (left) and Flip Cuddy hold a photo of their mother, Susan Ahn Cuddy, the first Asian American woman in the Navy, at their StoryCorps interview in Northridge, Calif., last July. Naomi Blech/StoryCorps hide caption

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Their 'Tough' Mom Was Also The Navy's 1st Asian American Woman Officer

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