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

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John Stokes, a student protester during the civil rights movement in the 1950's, speaks at a press conference in Richmond, Va., in 2004. As a high school senior in 1951, Stokes was one of the leaders of a student strike, protesting conditions at the all-black Moton High School in Virginia. Steve Helber/AP hide caption

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65 Years After Brown v. Board of Education: 'It's Never Going To Be Easy'

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Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) is one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress. She has been the target of criticism and censure for statements regarded as anti-Semitic. Many other prominent black Muslim leaders say her experience is familiar. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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American Muslims In Public Life Say They Face Outsize Scrutiny

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Christopher Darden, (left), is seen in Los Angeles County Superior Court with his now former client Eric Holder. Holder is accused of killing rapper Nipsey Hussle in March. Patrick T. Fallon/AP hide caption

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You Cannot Divorce Race From Immigration, Jose Antonio Vargas Says

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Cellphone footage shot by Sandra Bland and made public Monday night shows her encounter with state Trooper Brian Encinia that led to her arrest in 2015. Days later, Bland was found dead in her jail cell. Investigative Network/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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April is National Poetry Month. From left to right, poets: Kaveh Akbar, Fatimah Asghar, Ada Limon, Hieu Minh Nguyen and Ashley M. Jones. LA Johnson/NPR hide caption

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A Bouquet Of Poets For National Poetry Month

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NBA's Lack Of Latino Players

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Companies Continue To Stumble Over Racially Offensive Advertising Campaigns

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Louisiana Reverend Focused On Rebuilding Church, Community After Arson Attacks

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Teens Behind Racist Graffiti Received An Unusual Sentencing. But Did It Work?

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When A Mexican American Student Group Voted To Change Its Name Controversy Ensued

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Karen Baynes-Dunning is the interim director of the Southern Poverty Law Center. Courtesy of the Southern Poverty Law Center hide caption

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After Allegations Of Toxic Culture, Southern Poverty Law Center Tries To Move Forward

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Pulitzer-Prize Winner Darrin Bell On How Trayvon Martin's Death Inspired His Work

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Nephew Of Robert E. Lee Grapples With Legacy Of American Race Relations In New Book

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