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Ed Welburn, vice president of General Motors Global Design, stands with the Buick Riviera concept as it makes its North American debut at the North American International Auto Show in 2008 in Detroit. John F. Martin/Courtesy of General Motors hide caption

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From 'No Way,' To Global Success: The Inspired Journey Of GM's Design Chief

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Santo Tomas Catholic Church in Abiquiu, N.M., is the site of an annual saint's day celebration in late November that includes cultural elements of the genizaros, the descendants of Native American slaves. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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Descendants Of Native American Slaves In New Mexico Emerge From Obscurity

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Untold RVA's tour guide, historian Free Egunfemi, sits inside Sweet Tea's Southern Cuisine, a restaurant with a history in the Underground Railroad. Kelley Libby/Localore hide caption

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Historian Goes Underground To Shed Light On Richmond's Role In Slave Trade

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Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof told a federal judge Wednesday that he will not present evidence or witnesses in the penalty phase of his trial. Roof (pictured in 2015) faces the death penalty. Chuck Burton/AP hide caption

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Aisha Hinds (at left) will play Harriet Tubman in the second season of WGN America's Underground, alongside (left to right) Amirah Vann, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aldis Hodge, Alano Miller and Jessica de Gouw. Courtesy of WGN America hide caption

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At Last, Harriet Tubman Strides Onto Our Screens

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After Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Race Colors Stars' Reputations Differently

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Congressman Charles Rangel, Harlem's Face In Washington, Retires

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A screen grab from a video posted by Jacqueline Craig's niece shows an officer holding Craig on the ground while issuing commands. Police arrested Craig after she called to report a man had grabbed her son and accused him of littering. Porsha Craver/Facebook hide caption

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Knowing Someone Who Faced Discrimination May Affect Blood Pressure

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Margaret Cho (above) characterized her email exchange with Tilda Swinton as a "fight." And while it wasn't, it was unpleasant in a way that might be familiar to people who have found themselves in Cho's position. Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP hide caption

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Why Aren't There More Women In Tech? A Tour Of Silicon Valley's Leaky Pipeline

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Since Established In The 1950s, Brazilians Say Anti-Racism Laws Aren't Enough

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In Defense Of 'Identity Politics'

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Documentary '13TH' Argues Mass Incarceration Is An Extension Of Slavery

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