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Obama orders deportation relief for millions of immigrants


Obama announced a large-scale executive action on immigration that will allow nearly five million undocumented immigrants to remain in the country. Continue reading

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Alaskan Native students stay and teach


In Alaska, teachers are working to address graduation rates by incorporating Native Alaskan traditions into the classroom. Continue reading

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“Liberians are not a virus” – fighting Ebola stigma

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“Ebola does not look for a specific group of people to prey on.” Continue reading

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Jerusalem attack escalates violence in region


Two Palestinian men murdered four people at a synagogue in Jerusalem yesterday in the deadliest attack on the city in six years. Continue reading

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70 years later, Holocaust victim’s dress designs come back to life


A new look at the Holocaust is coming from an unexpected place: a fashion design project decades in the making. Continue reading

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