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When Jewish Scholars Sought Refuge In Black Universities

When Jewish Scholars Sought Refuge In Black Universities

After escaping persecution in Europe, these Jewish scholars found hatred in its American form — and a deep bond with historically black colleges and universities.
Why Arthur Mole Turned 21,000 People Into A Portrait Of Woodrow Wilson

Why Arthur Mole Turned 21,000 People Into A Portrait Of Woodrow Wilson

Did this vintage U.S. propaganda invent the mass choreography of fascism?
New Photo Series Casts Playful Eye Toward Food And Power

New Photo Series Casts Playful Eye Toward Food And Power

Do you have the same favorite dish as Pope Francis, Donald Trump, or Vladimir Putin?
Here’s How Much Donald Trump’s “Great Wall” Will Actually Cost American Taxpayers

Here’s How Much Donald Trump’s “Great Wall” Will Actually Cost American Taxpayers

New estimates place the cost of Trump's wall much higher than originally stated.
How Martha Graham Transformed Dance

How Martha Graham Transformed Dance

This is the human body as you've never seen it before.
U.S. Going To Be A “Browner Country,” Obama Says

U.S. Going To Be A “Browner Country,” Obama Says

No matter what changes Trump brings to immigration policies, Barack Obama says our nation will be "browner."
The Anti-Vietnam War Movement In 39 Photos

The Anti-Vietnam War Movement In 39 Photos

The anti-Vietnam War movement took place decades ago — and we still haven't learned its lessons
Canada’s Immigration Website Crashes On Election Night

Canada’s Immigration Website Crashes On Election Night

The site went down around the time CNN projected several key states would go to Donald Trump.
Clinton Will Win Today But Congress Won’t Work With Her, GOP Expert Says

Clinton Will Win Today But Congress Won’t Work With Her, GOP Expert Says

"I believe she's going to win in an electoral landslide and be the most unpopular president in electoral history, which is quite the paradox."
What Kind Of Person Thinks The Holocaust Didn’t Happen, And Why Do They Feel That Way?

What Kind Of Person Thinks The Holocaust Didn’t Happen, And Why Do They Feel That Way?

How Holocaust denial first took root and where it's flourishing today.
The Rise And Fall Of The Black Panther Party

The Rise And Fall Of The Black Panther Party

Inside the political group that FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover called 'the greatest threat to the internal security of the country.'