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Louisiana School District Threatens To Remove Athletes For 'Take A Knee' Protests

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George Moses Horton's signature at the bottom of his essay "Individual Influence." It reads "George M Horton, of colour, Born in North Hampton county North Carolina, 60 years old, belonging to Hall Horton." New York Public Library hide caption

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Slave Poet's Lost Essay On 'Individual Influence' Resonates Through Centuries

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U.S. Air Force Academy Superintendent Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria gathered cadets, staff and others to urge them to have moral courage and protect their institution from racism. A video of the speech was released by the school. U.S. Air Force Academy hide caption

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When The Parents Are White, The Child Is Black, And The Churches Are Segregated

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A juvenile resident sits in a classroom at the Department of Juvenile Justice's Metro Regional Youth Detention Center in Atlanta. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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President Trump speaks during a joint news conference with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy at the Rose Garden of the White House on Tuesday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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The Dallas Cowboys, led by owner Jerry Jones (center), take a knee before the national anthem Monday night in Glendale, Ariz., ahead of the team's game against the Arizona Cardinals. Matt York/AP hide caption

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NFL National Anthem Protests Recall History Of Sports And Politics

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Civil Rights Milestone: 'Little Rock 9' At 60

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Lucille Simpson, far right, and her daughter Gwendolyn Norman, both from Detroit, Mich., wait in line to enter the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Cultural on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on May 1. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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African-American History Museum Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

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Across The Nation, NFL Teams Take A Knee In Protest Of President's Comments

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