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Hard to Read: How American Schools Fail Kids with Dyslexia

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A forthcoming documentary from APM Reports. Subscribe below to hear it Sept. 11.

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Shackled Legacy: Universities and the Slave Trade

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A forthcoming documentary from APM Reports. Subscribe below to hear it Sept. 4.

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Keeping Teachers

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A forthcoming documentary from APM Reports. Subscribe below to hear it Aug. 28.

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Shadow Class: College Dreamers in Trump's America

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A forthcoming documentary from APM Reports. Subscribe below to hear it Aug. 21.

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Spanish Authorities Continue Hunt For Suspects In Attacks

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Officials say they have dismantled the jihadi cell responsible for the vehicle attacks that killed 14 people but are continuing a manhunt for three suspects still at large.

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Dick Gregory, Comedian And Civil Rights Activist, Dies At 84

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Gregory, known for his sharp satire in the 1960s, was recently hospitalized. He was 84.

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6 Police Officers Shot In Separate Incidents In Florida, Pennsylvania

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On the same night in Florida, two police officers were fatally shot in Kissimmee, near Orlando, and two were shot in Jacksonville. Two others were shot in Pennsylvania.

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Is The Trump Presidency Having a Crisis Moment?

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NPR's Dwane Brown talks with Rich Lowry, editor of The National Review, about Republicans' discomfort with President Trump espousing views commonly found in Breitbart News, a right-wing media outlet.

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After Charlottesville, Trump Supporters Stand By The President

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NPR's Dwane Brown checks in with the Washington Examiner's Salena Zito to hear how rural Trump supporters are reacting to the week's events.

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Republicans Plead With Trump To Get On, And Stay On, Message To Pass A Tax Overhaul

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While the president was laying blame on "both sides" for violence in Charlottesville, Republicans were meeting to hammer out a tax overhaul. But they worry about whether Trump can make the sale.

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'Good Booty': Backing Up How Music And Sex Helped Shape American Culture

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In her new book Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music, Ann Powers explores how popular music became America's primary erotic art form.

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How Late Night TV Addressed Charlottesville And This Week In Politics

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This week gave late night television shows a lot of material to work with — a recap and review of how they did.

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How Time Off — And Surfing — Influenced Fleet Foxes' 'Crack-Up'

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In 2011, the band put its career on hold at the height of its success. Singer and songwriter Robin Pecknold says he needed to turn his attention back to other parts of his life to grow as an artist.

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In 'Patti Cake$,' An Aspiring Rap Artist Reaches For The Stars

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NPR's Dwane Brown speaks with director Geremy Jasper and lead actress Danielle Macdonald about the film's message of finding yourself.

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Massive Group Of Counter-Protesters Met 'Free Speech' Rally In Boston

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A week after violent clashes during a white nationalist march in Charlottesville, Va., today's "Free Speech" rally in Boston was met with massive counter-protests.

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