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A Former Professor Now Takes To The Stage To Share Her Stories

Ada Cheng was a professor for 15 years before taking a different direction.

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1:24Art from Marvel "Secret Empire" comic
Marvel Entertainment

This Comic Book Convention Has Had Enough With Nazi Cosplay

1:15A graphic of an immigrant family with an outline of the U.S.

Trump Tweets His Opposition To Chain Migration — But What Is It?

0:41Former St. Louis police Officer Jason Stockley
St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

Former St. Louis Officer Declared Not Guilty Over 2011 Shooting

1:19Vigil in Charlottesville, VA
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Trump Repeats Claims That Both Sides Are To Blame For Charlottesville

1:26Woman walks next to broken cross-walk sign
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In The US, Minorities Are Exposed To More Air Pollution

3:31U.S. Border Patrol in Laredo, Texas
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Living In Limbo: A DACA Recipient Talks Living On The Texas Border

1:06Trump supporters are pepper sprayed during a clash with protesters at a rally in Berkeley.
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Berkeley Police Can Now Use Pepper Spray On Violent Protesters

1:39TCA Turner presents "Leading Women of Comedy & Drama" panel.
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Women Are Still A Minority In Behind-The-Scenes TV Roles

1:34Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte Can't End A Human Rights Campaign, So Allies Killed Its Budget

0:58U.S. Supreme Court
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Supreme Court Gives Trump A Temporary Travel Ban Victory

0:53Edith Windsor
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Edith Windsor, Who Sued For Marriage Equality, Dies At 88

1:11Jordan Peele
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New Movie Project From Jordan Peele Tells Story Of Black Klansman

1:14People wave LGBT flags at the Supreme Court
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DOJ Weighs In On Colorado Baker Who Wouldn't Serve A Same-Sex Couple

2:39Activists protest outside of Education Department.
Know Your IX

Betsy DeVos Plans To Overhaul 'Failed' Title IX Policies

1:26Protester shouting in Chicago after DACA rescinded
Newsy / Ben Schamisso

Thousands March In Chicago In Opposition To DACA Decision

1:17Protesters gathered outside the White House after President Donald Trump ended DACA
Newsy / Kyle Pyatt

Protests Erupt Outside The White House After Trump Ends DACA

1:51A shelter for victims of Hurricane Harvey
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Why Some Are Questioning Giving To The American Red Cross

1:07A child reads a book in a classroom.
First Book

This Group Has Given Out 160 Million Books To Kids

1:36Military member salutes the U.S. flag.
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Transgender Service Members Sue Trump Over Military Ban

1:13President Donald Trump
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Report: Trump Will Likely End Obama-Era Immigration Program

0:46A Canadian passport
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Canada's Passports Will Have A Third Gender Option Pretty Soon

8:10A mother and son
Newsy / Ben Schamisso

The Trauma Of War Can Reach Refugees' Kids Who Never Lived It

1:42Coulter and Yiannopoulos
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Coulter And Yiannopoulos Are Headed To Berkeley For 'Free Speech Week'

1:43Hate crimes protest in Washington, D.C.
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UN Warns US To Fight Racism After Charlottesville

3:58Chicago Police Badge
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Lawyer Behind Chicago Police Lawsuit Explains Need For Court Oversight

1:09Memorial to Heather Heyer, who was killed in Charlottesville, Virginia
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Charlottesville Takes Action To Help Mend The City After Deadly Rally

2:18A sculpture of a child slave at the Whitney Plantation in Wallace, Louisiana
Newsy / Travis Henry

A Case For White Supremacists Needing Reparations

2:57A re-envisioned statue of a former Paraguayan dictator
Laurence Blair

How Countries Outside The US Have Handled Controversial Statues

4:25The prescription medicine OxyContin is displayed at a Walgreens drugstore.
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Some Doctors Are Trying To Change Easy Access To Opioids

3:42"Rosita Gets Scared" by Chicago comic artist, Vicko Alvarez, helps immigrant children talk about the fear of deportation.
Newsy / Ben Schamisso

A Comic Book Helps Immigrant Kids Talk About Fears Of Deportation