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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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Unlikely Allies Join Fight To Protect Free Speech On The Internet

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After big tech companies took action to take down white supremacist content, there have been calls for the government to step in to protect free speech from the right and left.

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Chile eases one of the world's strictest abortion bans

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Until now, Chile has had one of the world's most draconian policies toward abortion. That changed Monday.

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Trial Looms For Sole Defendant In 2012 Benghazi Attacks That Killed Ambassador

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The case of Ahmed Abu Khatallah, who is preparing for trial next month in Washington, D.C., raises questions about due process and interrogation. He has pleaded not guilty.

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Civil Rights Activist Argues To Keep Confederate Monuments

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Ailsa Chang talks with Andrew Young, former mayor of Atlanta and lifelong African-American civil rights activist, who says he does not support the calls to remove Confederate monuments.

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In Turkey, Schools Will Stop Teaching Evolution This Fall

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When Turkish children head back to school, something will be missing from their textbooks: any mention of evolution. The government is phasing in what it calls a values-based curriculum.

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Los Angeles Tests Whether Lighter Color Streets Will Lower The Temperature

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Los Angeles is piloting a project called "Cool Pavement." The city is putting a light grey coating on top of some neighborhood streets in an effort to lower the air temperature.

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Researcher Behind Unverified Trump Dossier Meets Senate Investigators

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Glenn Simpson, whose political research business digs up dirt for political campaigns to use against each other, talked with the Judiciary Committee about the infamous Trump-Russia file.

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The Battle Over Oil And Gas Development In Colorado

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A deadly home explosion in Colorado is renewing fights over how close oil and gas development should be to expanding suburbs. One town is trying to figure out for itself how close is too close.

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Trump Administration Unveils Sanctions To Curb North Korea's Weapons Program

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Ten Chinese and Russian companies and six individuals are targeted. Many were tied to the rogue country's coal and resource trade and its efforts to send workers abroad.

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Trump Defends Charlottesville Comments At Phoenix Rally

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President Trump held a rally in Phoenix Tuesday night. Meanwhile, protesters gathered outside.

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U.S. Mulls More Sanctions On Venezuela

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U.S. officials say they're considering additional sanctions on Venezuela's Maduro regime, including measures targeting the country's oil industry. But the U.S. imports Venezuelan oil.

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'What Carter Lost' Tells The True Story Of 'Friday Night Lights' Football Rivals

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Carter High School is really an afterthought in Friday Night Lights — the thug-like football team that stole the state title. A new film follows Carter's rise to the top, and its fall from grace.

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