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While the number of Asian-American lawyers and law students increased greatly in recent decades, there are still few Asian-American lawyers in top positions in the legal field. Tawatdchai Muelae/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Found Guilty

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Sasheer Zamata performs at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal. Joseph Fuda/Just For Laughs hide caption

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Sasheer Zamata Uses Comedy To Address Intolerance

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Decades Later, Sanitation Workers Rewarded For Role In Civil Rights Movement

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Viral Video Of Man Tipping Over LA Street Vendor's Cart Fuels Protests

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Hip Hop deejays Stretch Armstrong (right) aka Adrian Bartos and Bobbito (left) aka Robert Garcia became legends on The Stretch Armstrong Show during the 1990s. Back then, they were hip hop tastemakers on college station WKCR in New York City. Now they're back together hosting "What's Good? With Stretch and Bobbito," an NPR podcast. Nickolai Hammar/NPR/. hide caption

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Stretch & Bobbito On Race, Hip-Hop, And Belonging

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Comic Jessica Williams On 'The Daily Show' And Learning To 'Never Be Average'

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Nashville's Police Department Makes Diversifying A Priority

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Participants stretch during a "yoga on the yard" class, one of Howard University's sesquicentennial celebration events that was open to anyone in Washington, D.C., who wanted to attend. The university is trying to foster better relations with the surrounding community. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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When A Historically Black University's Neighborhood Turns White

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A policeman searches black suspects in Detroit on July 25, 1967 as buildings burn in the distance. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Scars Still Run Deep In Motor City 50 Years After Detroit Riots

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Derrick Johnson Named NAACP's Interim Leader

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Former Detroit police chief Ike McKinnon (L), Motown musician David Coffey (center), and former Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer (R). Denise Guerra/NPR hide caption

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'Going There': 3 Prominent Detroit Natives Reflect On The 1967 Riot

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Barbershop: The Ghosts Of Detroit's Past

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