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One Woman's Attempt To Preserve Filipino American History In Chicago

Eighty-two-year-old Estrella Alamar made it her mission to preserve and share the history of Filipino Americans in Chicago.



Up For Debate: Is The Russia Threat Overblown?

1:52People eat noodles in theater.
The Food Film Festival

Eating In Reel Life: The Fandom Of Film Foods

2:10Man tosses his child in the air.
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Does 'Dear Abby' Have A Point About 'Foreign' Baby Names?

1:32University of Southern California
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USC Agrees To A $215 Million Settlement For Gyno's Alleged Harassment

1:40Protesting teachers
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The U.S. Is Diverse. Our Teachers — Not So Much.

2:34Toy house on some coins
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These People Might Have Cracked The Code For Retiring Young

1:25Honduran immigrants travel north within Guatemala.
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Why Honduran Migrants — Especially Women — Are Heading North

0:48HIV medicine
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Study Finds Drug May Reduce HIV Rate When Distributed Widely

0:51New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio standing behind podium
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New York City Has First Weekend Without A Shooting In 25 Years

3:28A scene from "Delano Manongs: Forgetten Heroes of the United Farm Workers Movement"
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How Filipinos Shaped An American Labor Movement In The '60s

4:43Architect sketches building
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Dream Jobs: Architect

1:19ACT Testing
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High Schoolers Tested Worse On The ACT, Especially In Math

4:07Monica Polk. dancer
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Dream Jobs: Dancer

3:07Brain scans
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Can Pedophilia Be Treated Like Any Other Mental Illness?

3:43Neil deGrasse Tyson in 2018 speaking about climate change.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson On Climate Change's 'New Normal'

6:23Adam Rippon
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Adam Rippon Made Coming Out Great Again


Up For Debate: Will Automation Crash Democracy?

1:07Netflix CEO Reed Hastings delivers a keynote address at CES 2016
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Netflix Announces A New Production Hub in New Mexico

1:03A pair of hens
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Californians To Vote On Making Egg-Laying Hens Cage-Free By 2022

0:58Twitter screen on smartphone
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Report: Majority Of Twitter's 2016 Fake News Accounts Still Active

1:14Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke.
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Officer Jason Van Dyke Found Guilty Of Murder In 2014 Shooting

3:21Mourners visit the memorial near the site of the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting on the anniversary of the massacre.

Gun Rights Advocates Say Nothing Has Changed One Year After Vegas

3:21A welcome sign in Princeville, North Carolina
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Perseverance In Flood-Prone Princeville, America's First Black Town

2:50A woman tends to an urban garden in Berlin, Germany.
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Farming Doesn't Look The Way It Used To


Up For Debate: Should The US Abolish The Death Penalty?

A pro-choice protest with a Planned Parenthood sign in Washington, D.C.
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Missouri Is Left With Only 1 Abortion Clinic

3:53A woman fires a gun at Las Vegas Gunfights

He's Teaching Las Vegas Shooting Victims How To Use Guns. Here's Why

2:19Person holding smartphone
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Young Users Run Social Media, And That May Be Bad News For Facebook

1:00Airbnb logo
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DC Council Votes To Restrict Airbnb In Washington

5:27Key Yu Wang mows a lawn
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This Chinese-American Community Is Empowering Adults With Disabilities