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Former Marine Corps Lt. Col. Kate Germano worked to hold female recruits to tougher standards. Then, she says, she was fired for it. Courtesy of Ars Nova Images hide caption

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Ousted Marine Commander Aims To 'Fight Like A Girl' Against Gender Bias In Marines

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A Case For Giving 16-Year-Olds The Vote

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Planned Parenthood's Cecile Richards Talks 'Finding The Courage To Lead'

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'Poetry Lives Everywhere': NPR Kicks Off National Poetry Month

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Barbershop: White House Calls Stephon Clark Shooting A 'Local' Matter

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Veteran Congressman On Trump's New VA Secretary Nominee

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A federal judge in Washington, D.C. says that at least for now, the Trump administration can't block undocumented minors in federal care from seeking abortions. Blink O'fanaye/Flickr hide caption

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Kentucky Lawmakers Limit Black Lung Claims Reviews Despite Epidemic

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100 Iranians Remain Stranded In Austria Awaiting Asylum In The U.S.

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Remembering Robert F. Kennedy's Speech After Martin Luther King's Assassination

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Baton Rouge Mayor On Alton Sterling Case

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Stephen Yorkman of the Prince George's County chapter of the National African American Gun Association fires a 9mm handgun at the Maryland Small Arms Range in Upper Marlboro, Md., in March 2017. J. Lawler Duggan/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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African-American Gun Rights Group Grows In The Age Of Trump

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