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Sports Analyst: NBA Reliance On Analytics Hurts Diversity Hiring

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Dorothy Counts-Scoggins Honored At High School She Integrated In 1957

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Barbershop: How Black Votes Frame The Abortion Issue

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What's Behind The Killings Of Several Black Trans Women In Dallas?

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Lonnie Bunch, the founding director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, stands for a portrait at his office. He will soon become the Smithsonian Institution's new secretary. Shuran Huang/NPR hide caption

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Lonnie Bunch III Takes Helm Of The Smithsonian: 'I Feel The Weight Of History'

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Author and former prosecutor Linda Fairstein is facing backlash and calls to boycott her books after the portrayal of her in a new Netflix series about the Central Park Five. Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: Ex-Prosecutor Faces Harsh Criticism After 'Central Park 5' Netflix Series

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Experts Question Corporate Inclusion Training

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Asante Blackk plays young Kevin Richardson, one of the boys imprisoned for years only to be released when another man finally confessed. Atsushi Nishijima/Netflix hide caption

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Samin Nosrat, author of the cookbook Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking. Shereen Marisol Meraji/NPR hide caption

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Samin Nosrat Is Making Space At The Table

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The Martinez family stands in front of their home in New Jersey. During a speech at her graduation, Alondra said to her parents: "Mamá, papá, lo logramos." Mom, dad, we made it. Mohamed Sadek for NPR hide caption

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Hispanic Unemployment Has Hit Record Lows. But Does That Mean Progress?

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Civil rights "foot soldier" Theresa Burroughs in 2016, in front of a photo of the day she was arrested in 1965. Burroughs has died at age 89. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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Theresa Burroughs, Voting Rights Activist, Dies At 89 In Alabama

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Sam Smith, Brittany Smith and their daughter Erelah outside their Charlotte home. The Smiths moved to Charlotte looking for change and opportunity. They are part of an influx of African Americans to Mecklenburg County, where the African American population has ballooned by 64% since 2000. Swikar Patel for NPR hide caption

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As Employment Rises, African American Transplants Ride Jobs Wave To The South

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Many of the survivors of the Clotilda voyage are buried in Old Plateau Cemetery, near Mobile, Ala. The Alabama Historical Commission announced Wednesday that researchers had identified the vessel after months of work. Julie Bennett/AP hide caption

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Billionaire Robert F. Smith Pledges To Repay Loans For 2019 Morehouse College Class

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