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Duwamish Tribal Services Executive Director Jolene Haas holds up her hands, a traditional gesture of gratitude, on the banks of the Duwamish River in Seattle on Sept. 21, 2019. Thomson Reuters Foundation/Gregory Scruggs via Getty Images hide caption

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This tribe has fought for years to get federal recognition. It's about their identity

Federally recognized tribes can be eligible for benefits such as land, health care, revenue streams from casinos, and education. The Duwamish say that these resources would be game changers for them.

Children, evacuated from an orphanage in Zaporizhzhia, arrive at main train terminal on Saturday in Lviv, Ukraine. More than a million people have fled Ukraine following Russia's invasion. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images hide caption

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Ukrainian-Russian families are being torn apart by Russia's invasion

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Duwamish Tribal Services Executive Director Jolene Haas holds up her hands, a traditional gesture of gratitude, on the banks of the Duwamish River in Seattle on Sept. 21, 2019. Thomson Reuters Foundation/Gregory Scruggs via Getty Images hide caption

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This tribe has fought for years to get federal recognition. It's about their identity

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A driver sits in the cab of a combine harvester during the summer harvest in a field of wheat in Varva, Ukraine. Ukraine accounts for more than 10% of the global wheat market. Russia's war threatens to disrupt the spring planting season. Vincent Mundy/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Russia's war on Ukraine is dire for world hunger. But there are solutions

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People line up to get water at Sumy State University in Ukraine. Many international students have been unable to leave the city of Sumy and are waiting for their embassies to help. Abul Kalam Azad Mallick hide caption

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International students went to Ukraine to study. Now many worry they can't escape

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The artist riela, whose new album Llorar y Perrear is releasing March 11, 2022. Sandy Rivera/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Miami-based musician riela's new EP 'Llorar y Perrear' is a big 2022 mood

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The kids at West Side Elementary in Healdsburg, Calif., handed out Peptoc hotline cards to the public to help spread the word about the project. Jessica Martin hide caption

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Press 3 for a pep talk from kindergartners. A new hotline gives you options for joy

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