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Reporting from El Salvador: The Unaccompanied Minors Crisis

Kojo chats with WAMU 88.5 reporter Armando Trull, who traveled to El Salvador to report on the other side of the crisis posed by waves of undocumented minors migrating from Central America to the United States.

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From Black Power to Education Reform with Howard Fuller

Kojo talks with education activist Howard Fuller about a career devoted to equality. We discover how his time spent in the Jim Crow South, his work as a community organizer and his experience in the Pan Africanism movement have influenced his work.

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Beefing Up Photo, Cloud and Online Security

The recent theft of digital celebrity photos is prompting a new look how secure our picture and documents are online and in the cloud. One expert says it's time for everyone to turn on two-step verification. Tech Tuesday explores the options.

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Facebook Uses Algorithmic Curation. Is Twitter Next?

Many Americans get their news through social media. But the stories that surface on our Facebook news feeds are heavily curated by an unseen force...

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"The Impulse Society"

Are Americans more driven toward short-term self-gratification than they were a few generations ago? Author Paul Roberts argues that during the past century, American values have shifted - to the point that our society now favors the...

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Arthur Ashe

A new biography explores how tennis great Arthur Ashe navigated the poles of radical activism and assimilation.

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"Adultery: A Novel" by Paulo Coelho

"Adultery: A Novel" explores the myriad of emotions - including apathy - adultery can inspire. Kojo talks with writer Paulo Coelho about the book, his craft and his 9 million-plus Twitter followers.

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African Diaspora International Film Festival

The African Diaspora International Film Festival comes to Washington, D.C. from Aug. 22 to 24. We meet the filmmakers and explore new films from the African diaspora.

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Legal Maneuvers on Same Sex Marriage in Virginia

In Virginia, same sex marriage is in legal limbo, and both sides are looking to the Supreme Court. We hear from a legal advocacy group seeking to uphold state's rights in defining marriage.

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'Soldier Girls': Life in the National Guard After 9/11

A new book by journalist Helen Thorpe traces the lives of three women who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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