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One Woman Wants To Create This: *Insert Afro Emoji Here*

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'Tales Of Clamor' Tells The Emotional Reckoning Of Japanese-Americans After WWII

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Howard Stevenson: How Can We Mindfully Navigate Everyday Racism?

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Pat Ferrucci: How Does The Language Of Sports Journalism Reveal Racial Biases?

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Monique Morris: Why Are Black Girls More Likely To Be Punished In School?

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Brittney Cooper: How Has Time Been Stolen From People Of Color?

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Travis Jones: How Can White People Be Better Allies To People Of Color?

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"Facebook is discriminating against people based upon who they are and where they live," Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson said in a statement. Carlos Osorio/AP hide caption

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Housing Department Slaps Facebook With Discrimination Charge

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Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do, by Jennifer Eberhardt Viking hide caption

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Can We Overcome Racial Bias? 'Biased' Author Says To Start By Acknowledging It

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Facebook announced Wednesday that it will ban white nationalism and separatism content starting next week. "It's clear that these concepts are deeply linked to organized hate groups and have no place on our services," it said. Oli Scarff /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Jordan Peele's 'Us' Is Setting Box Office Records — And Breaking Down Racial Barriers

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Author Says New Zealand Massacre Points To A Global Resurgence Of 'Extremism'

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Ecco

'What Doesn't Kill You' Navigates The Challenges Of Existing While Black

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Michelle Kenney, the mother of Antwon Rose II, leaves the Allegheny County, Pa., Courthouse Friday. She did not show emotion as she heard former police officer Michael Rosfeld found not guilty in the death of her son. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption

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