What We've Lost A look back at 2020 and the pandemic.
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What We've Lost

Even with teachers working hard to educate their students virtually during the pandemic, they're growing increasingly anxious about the ones who aren't showing up to class at all. Sarah Gonzales for NPR hide caption

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A Quiet And 'Unsettling' Pandemic Toll: Students Who've Fallen Off The Grid

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More than 10 million people in the U.S. are out of jobs, and the hardest-hit industries are also some of the lowest paying, including retail, leisure, hospitality and tourism. Sarah Gonzales for NPR hide caption

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'My Bank Account Has $4': Pandemic Has Left Millions Of Livelihoods In Limbo

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