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The Code Switch podcast is celebrating its first anniversary. Chelsea Beck/NPR hide caption

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From Mourning to 'Moonlight': A Year In Race, As Told By Code Switch

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Laquan McDonald (right) walks down the street moments before being shot by Officer Jason Van Dyke in Chicago in October 2014, in a still shot from a police dashcam video. AP hide caption

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Why Social Disconnect Helps To Fan The Flames Of Bigotry

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Philando Castile Case Asks: Whose Second Amendment Right Is Protected?

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A Writer On Being A Black Man In Minnesota

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'Big Sick' Creators Nanjiani And Gordon On Turning Their Courtship Into A Movie

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Deborah Lipstadt: How Do You Stand Up To A Holocaust Denier?

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Gary Koivu and his wife Kim came to StoryCorps to talk about Koivu's friend Vincent Chin. Chin died 35 years ago, and his death became a rallying cry for stronger federal hate crime legislation. Courtesy of StoryCorps hide caption

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His Life Cut Short, Vincent Chin Is Remembered For What Might Have Been

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'Washington Post' Reporter Describes 'Social Contract' Of Police-Involved Shootings

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Protesters gather outside the state Capitol in St. Paul, Minn., Friday, June 16, 2017, after St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez was cleared in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile. Steve Karnowski/AP hide caption

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What To Make Of Philando Castile's Death, One Year Later

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"When you tell the truth, it's naturally going to offend people afraid of the truth, afraid of what the truth might force them to do," says writer Sherman Alexie. Lee Towndrow/Little, Brown and Company hide caption

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Sherman Alexie Says He's Been 'Indian Du Jour' For A 'Very Long Day'

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Sometimes it can feel like there is a terrorist attack on the news every other week. But how much attention an attack receives has a lot to do with one factor: the religion of the perpetrator. David McNew /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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When Is It 'Terrorism'? How The Media Cover Attacks By Muslim Perpetrators

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Diversifying Stock Photography

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