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In this Feb. 20 photograph, a Nazi sign and words mocking the Holocaust were painted on a tombstone at the Garden of Remembrance in the cemetery in Champagne-au-Mont-d'Or, near Lyon, France. Jeff Pachoud/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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To Counter Anti-Semitism, French Women Find Strength In Diversity At Auschwitz

With recent incidents of anti-Semitic vandalism in France, a group of women from different religious and ethnic backgrounds sought greater understanding by learning about the horrors of the Holocaust.

Alone in Kyoto Air
Are You Awake? Kevin Shields
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Away Again Minor Alps

John Ord of Susquehanna, Pa., loads 40-pound bags of anthracite coal into his car. He's among the fewer than 130,000 households left in the United States that burn coal to heat their homes. Jeff Brady/NPR hide caption

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For The Few Who Heat Homes With Coal, It's Still King

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Cinco Minutos Con Vos Elvis Costello, The Brent Fischer Orchestra et. al.
With the 42nd Train (Mit Der 42er) Die Knödel
Superhuman Gus Gus
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Surrender Zoozita
Vincent Persichetti: Serenade No. 7 I: Walk Larry Bell

In this Feb. 20 photograph, a Nazi sign and words mocking the Holocaust were painted on a tombstone at the Garden of Remembrance in the cemetery in Champagne-au-Mont-d'Or, near Lyon, France. Jeff Pachoud/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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To Counter Anti-Semitism, French Women Find Strength In Diversity At Auschwitz

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Fancy Party Cakes Mylab
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Seventh Heaven Beck
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Colors
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Dido Returns With Family-Focused Album 'Still On My Mind'

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Chances Dido
Northern Skies Dido

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