Today's must-reads: July 25

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With a surge of news over the weekend setting the stage for the Democratic National Convention, NPR breaks down 5 things to watch out for this week. One of those big news stories, the Wikileaks release of 19,000 emails from the DNC, already threatens to overshadow the Democrats' gathering in Philadelphia. Meanwhile, NPR takes a look at why, even among Democrats, Hillary Clinton's big moment might not seem so historical. Lastly, Next Avenue examines the 2016 Democratic platform: what's in it, what's not, and what should be from the perspective of older voters.

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