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Forest People Return To Their Land ... As Tour Guides

In 1991, the Batwa forest people of Uganda were evicted from their land to make way for gorilla conservation. Like other displaced Central African hunter-gatherers, when they lost their forest, they lost much of their identity. A new program is trying to help them earn money and reconnect with their roots.
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Nobel Literature Prize Sparks Some Controversy

China is celebrating the Nobel Literature prize won by Mo Yan, but the award sparked some controversy.
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Egyptian Woman Worry Constitution Will Limit Rights

A majority-Islamist assembly is drafting Egypt's new constitution, and controversy has broken out over the article on women's rights. The draft article guarantees equality between men and women, but only if it does not contradict the rules of Islamic law. Though the previous constitution made reference to Islamic law, many women are worried about what this language — under an Islamist president — will mean for them. Reporter Merrit Kennedy has the story.
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Nobel Peace Prize Winner Announced Friday

Steve Inskeep has more on the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, which is announced Friday.
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Gangnam Style: Three Reasons K-Pop Is Taking Over The World

How Korea added pop music to its list of global exports.

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