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U.S. Schools Increasingly Segregated, Author Says

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Listen to this 'Talk of the Nation' topic

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Darryl Hunt's Fight for Freedom

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DNA Evidence Frees 200th American Prisoner

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A Black Congressional Pioneer Dies at 68

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Powerful Yet Despised: Clarence Thomas' Story

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The Active Life of June Johnson

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African-American Kids and Financial Literacy

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Weighing Cho's Heritage and Identity

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