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North Carolina's 'Bathroom Bill' Is Staying On The Books — For Now

The stalemate comes after the Charlotte City Council voted to completely repeal the city's nondiscrimination ordinance.

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Texas To Planned Parenthood: 'Final Notice' Of Medicaid Funding Cut

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North Carolina Likely To Repeal 'Bathroom Bill'

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We Need To Get Over Comparing Our Income To What Our Parents Made

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National Geographic

National Geographic Cover Features A Transgender Person For First Time

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Many US States Are Passing Laws To Keep Body Cam Footage Private

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Trying To Stop The Opioid Epidemic Is An Uphill Battle

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Why Inclusive Toys Are About More Than Play Time

Former Milwaukee Officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown

Ex-Police Officer Charged In Shooting That Sparked Milwaukee Protests

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Americans Seem To Be More OK With Torture Than They Used To Be

A Portland police officer speaks with a person who is homeless
Portland Police

Portland Is Taxing Companies With High-Paid CEOs To Fight Homelessness

Hands holding PrEP aka Truvada
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Meet The People Battling For Better Access To HIV-Fighting PrEP Drugs

Ohio Gov. John Kasich at white house
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Gov. Kasich Will Decide On Ohio 'Heartbeat' Abortion Bill

Pro-Nazi vandalism on couple's house

Bullies, Vandalism, Hate: The Struggles Interracial Couples Still Face

An employee at The Empowerment Plan sews a coat
The Empowerment Plan

This Coat For The Homeless Is Made By People Who Know What It's Like

DeRay Mckesson And Group of Protesters in Ferguson
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DeRay Mckesson's Advice On Revolution: 'Systems Break In Pieces'

Senator Lindsey Graham
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Trump Could Disrupt Graham's Bill To Help Undocumented Immigrants

Protesters in North Dakota
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As Winter Begins, $1,000 Fine For Giving Supplies To DAPL Activists

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Black Lives Matter Defends Fidel Castro In Opinion Piece

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Former Classmates Of This White Supremacist Get An 'A' For Spite

Halima Aden wearing her hijab
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This Pageant Contestant Made An Impact With Her Hijab, Not A Crown

Activists rally against the Dakota Access Pipeline.
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Dakota Pipeline Protesters Ordered To Vacate Standing Rock

Sign that reads "Our fight For Detroit Kids"
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Is Literacy A Constitutional Right?

Those in need wait for meals on Thanksgiving day
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Poverty Isn't Seasonal, So Why Is Giving?

President-elect Donald Trump with Betsy DeVos
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Trump Taps School-Choice Advocate Betsy DeVos For Education Secretary

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Trump Condemns Neo-Nazis In Meeting With New York Times

Inmate makes phone call under American flag
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Obama Has Cut Sentences Of Over 1,000 Inmates — And He's Not Done

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White Nationalists May Find A Home Under Trump Presidency

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Trump Wants The Cast Of 'Hamilton' To Apologize To His Vice President

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The Upcoming Congress Is The Most Racially Diverse In US History

Valerie Castile, mother of Philando Castile, speaks to MSNBC after a press conference on July 12, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota
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The Officer Who Killed Philando Castile Faces Manslaughter Charges