NFL players kneel during national anthem

NFL Players And Owners At Standstill Over Anthem Protests

Owners and player representatives called a Tuesday meeting "productive" but didn't announce any new policies.

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0:48Portrait of Martin Luther King Jr.
Fred Martins

Afro Combs Are Art In This Portrait Series

1:50National Park Service logo on top of Acadia National Park photo.
U.S. Department of the Interior

The National Park Service Is Taking Action Against Sexual Harassment

1:18Harvey Weinstein
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Hollywood's Problem Of Sexual Misconduct Goes Beyond Harvey Weinstein

10:28A silhouette of a man
Newsy / Kyle Pyatt

Radicalized: White Supremacy In America

1:34From left: Gwyneth Paltrow, Harvey Weinstein and Angelina Jolie
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More Women Are Accusing Harvey Weinstein Of Sexual Misconduct

1:39NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell
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NFL Commissioner Puts Pressure On Players To Stand During Anthem

1:05Heather Heyer memorial in Charlottesville, Virginia
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White Supremacists Return To Charlottesville For Another Rally

1:28Harvey Weinstein
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Democrats Are Giving Away Money They Received From Harvey Weinstein

1:12Woman by "Fearless Girl" statue in New York City
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Firm Behind 'Fearless Girl' Allegedly Paid Women Execs Less Than Men

1:55Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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DOJ Says Sex Discrimination Law Doesn't Apply To Transgender People

1:11Actor Jon Bernthal as "The Punisher."
Instagram / thepunisher

After Tragedies, How Soon Is Too Soon For TV To Address Violence?

6:10Mark Beckfold and Steve Ledoux, who are married, hold their foster son at a celebration of the Supreme Court ruling.
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Foster Care System Is Improving But Still Can't Keep Up With Demand

1:11Rep Tim Murphy
Office of Rep. Tim Murphy

An Anti-Abortion Congressman Reportedly Asked His Lover To Get One

1:25U.N. Human Rights Council in 2014
U.S. Mission Geneva / Eric Bridiers

Here's Why The US Rejected The UN's Resolution On LGBTQ Rights

1:30Law enforcement respond to mass shooting in Las Vegas
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Ryan Says House Won't Vote On Silencer Bill In Wake Of Vegas Tragedy

6:26Luis Vicente Pedrote-Salinas talked to Newsy in his local church.
Newsy / Ben Schamisso

This Immigrant Is Fighting Chicago Police Over Alleged Gang List Error

1:33Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria addresses racial slur found on campus
U.S. Air Force Academy

As Schools Struggle With Hate, The Air Force Academy Takes A Stand

5:25Ertharin Cousin in Africa
World Food Programme

This Woman's Life Mission Is To Take On World Hunger

1:22People take part in a protest on July 8, 2016, in New York City.
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Judge Rules The Black Lives Matter Movement Can't Be Sued

7:02Drug syringes
Scripps News

Getting A Fix: Carfentanil Is An Elusive Killer

1:21Golden State Warriors hold the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy
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Golden State Warriors Won't Visit White House After Trump Comments

1:38Troops escort the Little Rock Nine into Central High School in 1957
U.S. Army

What The Little Rock Nine Endured For A Better Education

1:25Rick and Morty promotional photo.
Adult Swim / "Rick and Morty"

'Rick And Morty' Co-Creator Slams Online Harassment Of Women Writers

1:53Job fair in New York City
Getty Images / Andrew Burton

Hiring Discrimination For Black People Is As Bad Now As It Was In 1989

2:17Ada Cheng performing
Newsy / Sarah Giroux

A Former Professor Now Takes To The Stage To Share Her Stories

1:24Art from Marvel "Secret Empire" comic
Marvel Entertainment

This Comic Book Convention Has Had Enough With Nazi Cosplay

1:15A graphic of an immigrant family with an outline of the U.S.
Newsy

Trump Tweets His Opposition To Chain Migration — But What Is It?

0:41Former St. Louis police Officer Jason Stockley
St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

Former St. Louis Officer Declared Not Guilty Over 2011 Shooting

1:19Vigil in Charlottesville, VA
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Trump Repeats Claims That Both Sides Are To Blame For Charlottesville

1:26Woman walks next to broken cross-walk sign
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In The US, Minorities Are Exposed To More Air Pollution