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Daily News Lesson: An inside look at PBS’s ‘Muhammad Ali’ and who gets to tell the story

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Hear from documentarian Ken Burns on how and why he made his latest series about Muhammad Ali Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: American Muslims remember how 9/11 changed America as they knew it

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Discuss the threats that Muslims in the U.S. faced after 9/11 Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: School districts sue as mayor defies Arkansas mask mandate ban

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Discuss the challenges some states are making to local rules about masking in public schools Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Why so-called ‘critical race theory’ has become a flashpoint in some public schools

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Discuss the recent push to frame ‘critical race theory’ as dangerous in schools Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Supreme Court’s latest ruling further guts Voting Rights Act of 1965

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PBS NewsHour gets experts to weigh in and explain the recent upholding of new Arizona voting laws Continue reading

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