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Whiteness Project participants were filmed talking about race. The project d...
The voices in the Whiteness Project vary by gender, age and income, but they all candidly express what it is like to be white in an increasingly diverse country."I don't feel that personally I've...
Anthony Hamilton's first Christmas album is called Home for the Holidays....
Once a pop artist has been working long enough, the Christmas album feels like an inevitability. Soul singer Anthony Hamilton wanted to try it out, but he was wary of falling into cliché and...
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This scraggly, 50-foot Christmas tree in downtown Reading, Penn., became a s...
Reading, Pa., is one of the poorest cities in the country. So when a shabby-looking 50-foot Christmas tree went up in the middle of the city's downtown around Thanksgiving, many saw it as a metaphor...
As part of a series called "My Big Break," All Things Considered is collecting stories of triumph, big and small. These are the moments when everything seems to click, and people leap forward into...
Wolf celebrated Hannukah in the Palestinian city of Ramallah in the West Ban...
Amelia Wolf, an American Jewish college student, was living in the Palestinian city of Ramallah when the holiday of Hanukkah rolled around last year.She liked the Palestinian family that was hosting...