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Public Service Bonds Us Beyond Identity and Politics

Could national service, compulsory or voluntary, be the way to bring people together?

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How Did 'Baby Shark' Swim Its Way to Billboard's Top 100?

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How 'Minding The Gap' Embraces Skateboarding's Vulnerable Side

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Dream Jobs: Game Designer

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This College Student Led Her Own Women's March In Chicago

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'Diet Culture' Can Set Back People Recovering From Eating Disorders

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Human Beings Evolved To Love Cuteness: How 'Kawaii' Conquered The West

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Les Moonves Will Go To Arbitration With CBS Over Severance

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Women In Chicago Can March On, Thanks To This College Student

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A Look At The Realities Of Domestic Work Behind Netflix's 'Roma'

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YouTube Cracks Down On Dangerous Challenge Videos And Pranks

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Dream Jobs: Cirque Du Soleil

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The Great Disengagement: America's "Joiners" Become "Loners"

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Up For Debate: Do Millennials Stand A Chance?

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New York's Famed Chrysler Building Is Up For Sale

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Ohio Just Toughened Its Laws On Child Marriage

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Dream Jobs: Private Investigator

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The 75 Trillion Microorganisms That Raised You From Birth

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How The Southwest Airlines Founder Revolutionized Low-Cost Airfare

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Washington Bans Semiautomatic Assault Rifle Sales To Those Under 21

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The NYPD Is Stepping Up Security For Times Square's NYE Celebration

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Why The Myth That Suicides Increase During The Holidays Is Dangerous

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Dream Jobs: Athletic Trainer

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School Uniforms Aren't Couture, But They Improve Graduation Rates

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Tobacco Giant Altria Invests $13 Billion In Electronic Cigarettes

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As More Teens Pick Up Vapes, FDA Looks For Effective Regulation Plan

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Dream Jobs: Brewmaster

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What Myers Briggs Does (and Doesn't) Say About Your Personality

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Homesteading: The Complex Human Drive For The Simple Life

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