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Demonstrators gathered in front of the U.S. Supreme Court as the justices heard arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health, a case about a Mississippi law that bans most abortions after 15 weeks, on December 01, 2021. Experts believe a ruling on this case could undermine or overturn Roe v. Wade. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Michael 'Polo King Roane, (center) is a master rider from Southeast Washington, D.C. He's highly respected within the bike life culture in multiple cities and countries. Roane describes the sport as a stress reliever from the realities of being Black in America. Dee Dwyer hide caption

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Loretta J. Ross: What if we called people in, rather than calling them out?

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Adam Grant: Why rethinking our ideas means we're growing

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Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., said last week he will make masculinity a signature political issue. Tom Williams/Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Josh Hawley claims masculinity is under attack. This historian disagrees

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Jeannie Suk Gersen: How can understanding divorce help a marriage?

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Sandeep Jauhar: How do emotions affect the heart?

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A supporter of pop star Britney Spears participating in a #FreeBritney rally on July 14 in Washington, D.C. When anyone poses a high risk of harm to themselves or others, psychiatrists are obligated to hospitalize them, even against their will. For many patients, paying for that involuntary care leads to long-term financial strain. Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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