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Chimamanda Adichie on What Americans Get Wrong About Africa

In an animated interview, the author explains the problem with stereotypes.

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What Does a Reformed Racist Look Like?

In a short documentary, a former KKK leader reconnects with the African American woman who helped raise him.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates on Asking Questions That Have No Answers

In a short animation, the writer describes the lifelong curiosity that led him into journalism.

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Can It Happen Here?

David Frum on Donald Trump's authoritarian tendencies

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The Fickle Career of an NFL Player

A short film tells the story of an offensive lineman who’s looking for his next team.

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That Feeling When

How Would Immortality Change the Way We Live?

Some people are taking steps now to prepare for a life without death.

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Perspective That Comes With Motherhood

In an animated interview, the Supreme Court justice describes her early career.

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The Life of an Undocumented High-School Senior

In a short film, a young woman wonders if she'll be able to go to college.

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The Crippling Fear of Everlasting Life

While many dream of an afterlife, people with apeirophobia are terrified of eternal existence.

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If Our Bodies Could Talk

You Probably Don’t Need to Shower

The common definition of "clean" might be detrimental to our skin.

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How a Carnival Dance Group Prepares to Take to the Streets

A colorful short film follows a troupe of young people from London as they get ready for the festival.

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