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NPR News: Rep. Tim Walz Calls On VA To Study Medical Marijuana Use For Veterans

Rep. Tim Walz Calls On VA To Study Medical Marijuana Use For Veterans
NPR’s Michel Martin speaks to Democratic Rep. Tim Walz of Minnesota about his proposed bill that would allow the Department of Veterans Affairs to study the use of cannabis as a painkiller.

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NPR News: Controversial Statue Of 19th Century Gynecologist Removed From Central Park

Controversial Statue Of 19th Century Gynecologist Removed From Central Park
On Tuesday, a statue of J. Marion Sims, known as the “father of modern gynecology,” was removed from New York’s Central Park. 20 more words

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NPR News: For Decades, HUD Actively Engaged In Discrimination, Author Says

For Decades, HUD Actively Engaged In Discrimination, Author Says
Sheryll Cashin, author of the Place, Not Race: A New Vision for Opportunity in America, explains why equal access to housing is so essential for economic progress.

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NPR News: Fair Housing Act Never Fully Enforced, Walter Mondale Says

Fair Housing Act Never Fully Enforced, Walter Mondale Says
The Fair Housing Act of 1968 sought to end racial discrimination in housing, but American cities remain deeply segregated. 20 more words

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NPR News: How Does Kim Jong Un Define 'Denuclearization'?

How Does Kim Jong Un Define ‘Denuclearization’?
Korea expert Jean Lee of the Wilson Center tells Michel Martin Kim Jong Un’s understanding of “denuclearization” of the Korean peninsula may be very different from what President Trump expects.

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NPR News: Taliban Bombing Targets Afghan Polling Station

Taliban Bombing Targets Afghan Polling Station
A suicide bombing killed more than 50 people at a voter registration center today in Kabul today. Journalist Ahmed Rashid and Michel Martin discuss Afghanistan’s fragile security situation.

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