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Businesswoman and activist Viola Desmond.

Meet Viola Desmond: The New Face Of Canada's $10 Bill

The Bank of Canada is honoring Viola Desmond, who's best known for sitting in the "whites only" section of a Nova Scotia theater in 1946.

Macaque monkeys

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A oal miner holds a handful of coal.

A Fight Over Coal Miners Could Shut Down The Government

A heroin user prepares to inject himself.

Heroin-Related Causes Are Killing More Americans Than Gun Homicides

Those in need wait for meals on Thanksgiving day

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In 2015, more than 43 million Americans were living in poverty.

DeRay Mckesson And Group of Protesters in Ferguson

DeRay Mckesson's Advice On Revolution: 'Systems Break In Pieces'

DeRay Mckesson was on the ground during the infancy of Black Lives Matter. Two years later, he's fighting for major change piece by piece.

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