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Amid Wave Of Anti-Trans Bills, Trans Reporters Say 'Telling Our Own Stories' Is Vital

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Ed Ward, Rock Critic And Historian, Dead At 72

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In 1971, NPR entered a shifting — yet limited — information landscape. George Geesey hide caption

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How NPR Shattered The Old Model Of Broadcast Journalism

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In the past, NPR paved the way as a network helmed by women. Today, it must grapple with its historical flaws, biases and the standards that the network itself has set. Saul Loeb/Getty Images hide caption

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Part 1: The Last 50 Years

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A sign from a rally against the ownership of the Denver Post, Alden Global Capital, in May 2018. Former Post journalists created The Colorado Sun that year; now The Sun has acquired two dozen suburban Denver papers. David Zalubowski/AP hide caption

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Thembi Ngubane was willing to speak out at a time when few South Africans were willing to say, "I have AIDS." She carried a tape recorder from 2004 to 2005 to document her life. She died in 2009. Sue Jaye Johnson hide caption

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Radio Diaries: 25 Years Of Telling Complex Stories Through Everyday Moments

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A worker passes a Dominion Voting Systems ballot scanner during Georgia's runoff Senate elections in January in Gwinnett County outside Atlanta. Former President Donald Trump and his allies spread falsehoods about the company's role in the 2020 election, leading to a slew of defamation lawsuits. Ben Gray/AP hide caption

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On May 3, 2021, NPR turns 50 years old. To mark this milestone, we're reflecting on and renewing our commitment to Hear Every Voice. Spencer Gabor hide caption

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50 And Forward: An Anniversary Celebration Of NPR

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Susan Stamberg co-hosted All Things Considered from 1972 until 1986 — she's the first woman to anchor a daily national news program in America. She is now an NPR special correspondent. NPR hide caption

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'It Was Just Thrilling': 2 NPR Founders Remember The First Days, 50 Years Ago

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Baltimore Sun reporter Liz Bowie, center, has helped to lead an effort by Tribune Publishing's journalists to seek new owners for its papers and hold a hedge fund at bay. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'Project Mayhem': Reporters Race To Save Tribune Papers From 'Vulture' Fund

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The Revs. Jesse Jackson (left) and Al Sharpton (center) and attorney Ben Crump during a press conference Tuesday following the verdict in the murder trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis. Kerem Yucel/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Producer Scott Rudin, center, and the cast of Hello, Dolly! accept the award for Best Revival of a Musical at the 2017 Tony Awards in New York City. Rudin says he's stepping back from his Broadway work. Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions hide caption

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Johnson & Johnson was mentioned roughly the same amount every hour online Tuesday as it was in entire weeks before news of the vaccine's pause, according to the tracking firm Zignal Labs. Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images hide caption

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The Most Popular J&J Vaccine Story On Facebook? A Conspiracy Theorist Posted It

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Anne Beatts attends the Live From New York! documentary's Los Angeles premiere after-party on June 10, 2015. Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: Remembering The Late Comedy Writer Anne Beatts

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A woman stands with her baby while viewing memorials dedicated to George Floyd in front of the entrance of Cup Foods, the site where George Floyd died. Brandon Bell/Getty Images hide caption

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How A Minnesota Paper Is Covering The Chauvin Trial From The Black Perspective

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The award-winning documentary Writing with Fire follows Meera Devi (right), chief reporter for the Khabar Lahariya — a news publication run by Dalit, members of India's lowest caste. Black Ticket Films hide caption

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A group of more than 80 people with an interest in animal welfare, including Dr. Jane Goodall, have signed a letter calling on the editors of the Associated Press Stylebook to change their guidance on the use of animals pronouns. Paul Bersebach/Orange County Register via Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: Animals Deserve Gender Pronouns, Too

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Sinead Boucher, the owner and CEO of New Zealand publisher Stuff, says the decision to quit Facebook has been beneficial for the company. Marty Melville/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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This News Publisher Quit Facebook. Readership Went Up

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