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Controversy Surrounds N.C. 'Racial Justice Act'

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Women Breaking Firewall To U.S. Tech Capital

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HIV-Positive Gay Latino Spreads Safe Sex Education

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Racist History Of American News Media?

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Collecting Oral Histories Of Jim Crow

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Genocide Survivor To Sit On Holocaust Museum Board

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1st Black Marines: Fighting For The Right To Fight

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Supporters cheer at a rally as Cain announces his run for the Republican presidential nomination in Atlanta in May. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Herman Cain And The Politics Of Race

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Kevan Hall stands with his models at the Frank Sinatra Fashion Show in February. The designer has dressed A-listers and won multiple awards. Gerry Maceda hide caption

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Fashion Matters In Tough Times, Says Top Designer

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Cain's Candidacy Changes The Politics Of Race

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Put Down The Fork — Lay Off The Pork

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In Redistricting, Where Do 50 Million Latinos Fit?

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Court To Decide If Texas Voting Maps Discriminate

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A customer studies a display of milk and dairy products at Bryan's Grocery in San Francisco in March. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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