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Reset America T-Shirt (Unisex)

100% of profits will go to the racial justice organization of your choice: Black Lives Matter, NAACP Legal Defense Fund, or the Equal Justice Initiative.
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No safe way out

The burned-out hulk of the car belonging to the former senator and his driver rested beside a bucolic mountain road that cuts through the hills above Port-au-Prince. The bodies of...

The deep roots of gang rule

Though Haiti has a long history of politically motivated militias — from the Zinglins and Piquets of Faustin Soulouque the mid-1800s, to the Tonton Macoute of the Duvalier family...

Politicians have long used gangs

In the last two decades, the armed groups in the slums — who generally call themselves baz (base, in Haiti’s Creole language) — have metastasized through generations of slain...

The rise of ‘Barbecue’

In November 2017, a police raid in Grand Ravine ended in the deaths of at least two police officers and 10 civilians in what some called a police massacre. A policeman involved in...

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Reset America T-Shirt (Unisex)

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Meet the Architect Predicting the Future of Our Cities

Architect and urban designer Cindy Frewen is trying to figure out how the COVID-19 pandemic will accelerate some of the changes she’s been forecasting and transform how we live in the future.

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The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Meet the Man Making Opera History

In 138 years, New York's Met hasn’t put on an opera by an African American composer.

Sky Fall: Meet the Storm Chasers

Meet the band of storm chasers who love extreme weather, going where few do, for art and adrenaline, for science and survival.

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The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

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