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What the reaction to Trump's felony conviction tells us about the word "felon" Jackie Lay hide caption

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Should we stop using the word "felon"?

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The Women Behind the Montgomery Bus Boycott

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Whose Nightmares Are We Telling? How Horror Has Evolved for People of Color

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Opinion: Report On Racism, But Ditch The Labels

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Is 'Race Science' Making A Comeback?

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Hawaiian language activist Larry Kimura led the charge in the 1970s in getting Hawaii's Department of Education to sanction Hawaiian-language immersion schools. The state, however, did not offer any support or curriculum, Kimura said. So they did it on their own — starting with preschool — where kids could absorb the language from the start. Shereen Marisol Meraji hide caption

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The Hawaiian Language Nearly Died. A Radio Show Sparked Its Revival

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