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Major Criminal Justice Measures Pass During The 2018 Midterms

Florida voters passed Amendment 4, giving some 1.5 million former felons in Florida the right to vote.

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2:39David Hogg at March for Our Lives
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David Hogg Says Gun Violence Will Bring Young People To The Polls

0:58Person loads needle with heroin.
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New DEA Report Highlights America's Ongoing Opioid Crisis

4:26Chicago police line
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A Look At Intersection Of Police Brutality And Disability In The US

2:09Man yells into megaphone
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Nobody Is Just One Thing. That's Why Intersectionality Is So Important

1:07Voting booths in Florida
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1.4 Million Florida Ex-Felons Might Get Back The Right To Vote

8:00A lesbian couple hold hands during a Gay Pride rally
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'The Day Ahead' Looks At LGBTQ Domestic Violence

3:11Former Mayor of New Orleans Mitch Landrieu
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Mitch Landrieu Has A Message For Voters: 'Show The Hell Up'

2:02A woman explains a graph
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This Study Explored What Happens When A Workplace Has Only One Woman

1:30Activist carrying a transgender pride flag
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HHS Reportedly Wants To Narrow The Definition Of Sex Under Title IX

1:35People walk in Central American migrant caravan
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This Is The Organization Backing The Central American Migrant Caravan

1:27People at a rally for LGBTQ rights in New York City in October 2018
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Activists Respond To Reported HHS Proposal On Title IX Protections

1:53A photo mashup of Colin Kaepernick and Rihanna
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As A Nod To Kaepernick, Rihanna Reportedly Won't Perform At Super Bowl

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

2:50The purple ribbon is a universal sign of support for domestic violence victims.
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Domestic Violence Can Be More Complicated For LGBTQ Community

2:26Instagram logo
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How Abusers Use Social Media As A Weapon

1:35A Chicago police dash cam from Aug. 13, 2017
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Video Shows Off-Duty Officer Shooting Black Teen Who Has Disability

2:20Twenty dollar bills sit in a wallet.
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The Type Of Domestic Violence You Can't See

1:20A girl in India who was recently married
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How The American Wedding Industry Is Taking On Child Marriage

1:09A student enters the admissions office at Harvard University in September 2006
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A Group Is Taking Harvard To Court Over Accusations Of Racial Bias

0:56Matthew Shepard.
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Matthew Shepard To Be Interred At Washington National Cathedral

0:54Death chamber.
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Washington State Supreme Court Rules Death Penalty Unconstitutional

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

3:54A group of people at the Forced From Home exhibit
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This Interactive Exhibit Is Teaching Americans About Displacement

1:57Tamir Rice
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Officer Who Shot Tamir Rice Is Hired By Another Ohio Police Department

2:30Man protests cuts to benefit programs
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Your Guide To Medicare And Social Security, Just In Time For Midterms

1:19Border patrol questions a migrant mother
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DHS Watchdog Report Faults Trump Administration For Border Separations

4:29Animation of two women
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How Digital Resources Can Help Abuse Survivors In The Age Of #MeToo

0:50"Unite the Right" rally
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4 Men Charged With Inciting Violence At 2017 Charlottesville Protests

0:59British Prime Minister Theresa May outside of 10 Downing Street in London, England, in September 2018
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England, Wales To Allow Civil Partnerships For All Couples

0:48Salvadorian migrants at U.S.- Mexico border
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Bill Bans Arresting Undocumented Caretakers For Detained Children