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Kamala Harris Debuts Plan to End Gender Wage Gap

The senator says that if she is elected president, she will take executive action instead of waiting for Congress to act.

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REPORT: 4 Strategies to Eliminate the Harmful Effects of Systemic Racism

A new study from Urban Institute gathers insights from leading policymakers, advocates and experts to present ways to imagine a future without the dangerous, long-term consequences of structural racism.

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ICYMI: Report Finds Nearly Half of Transgender Southerners Experience Violence

The numbers were higher for transgender people of color.

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The World Mourns Renowned Architect I.M. Pei

Pei designed iconic works—including the Louvre and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame—that are nothing short of amazing.

Arts & Culture

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'Vida' Showrunner Tanya Saracho Talks Authenticity

Criminalization

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Second Chance Pell Experiment Expands Education Behind Bars

Trump Presidency

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Studies Show the Dangers of Proposed Changes to Food Stamps

Gender & Sexuality

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Two Dozen States and Cities Sue Trump Administration to Protect Reproductive Rights