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Actresses Ashley Judd (from left), Annabella Sciorra and Salma Hayek spoke about the Time's Up initiative at the 2018 Oscars ceremony. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Here's How The Time's Up Legal Defense Fund Actually Works

The fund was created to help defray the legal costs for women who've been sexually harassed. It's kind of like a matchmaking service that pairs alleged victims with local attorneys.

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Raindance Tony Elman, Darol Anger et. al.

Then-presidential candidate Donald Trump models a hard hat during his rally at the Charleston Civic Center on May 5, 2016 in Charleston, West Virginia. Mark Lyons/Getty Images hide caption

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Trade Is An Identity Issue, And Trump Knows It

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Here's How The Time's Up Legal Defense Fund Actually Works

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Long Molife

There are roughly 300 million guns in America today. Gun owners have been thinking deeply about the role of firearms in American life. George Frey/Getty Images hide caption

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Gun Owners Grapple With Shifting Conversations Around Firearms

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An example of an all-natural, biodegradable casket is arranged by Larkspur Conservation's executive director, John Christian Phifer Courtesy of John Christian Phifer hide caption

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Tennessee 'Natural' Burial Ground Will Offer A Simpler Farewell — Casket Optional

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Burial Miike Snow
Just A Little Sunsquabi

'No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria' By Rania Abouzeid. W. W. Norton & Company hide caption

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In 'No Turning Back,' The 'Epic' Journeys Of Four Syrians In Wartime

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The Breeders' All Nerve — the band's fifth album, and first in 10 years — is out now. Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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The Breeders Are 'All Nerve' After A Long Hiatus

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