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Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Finally: the power of words in the fight for civil rights. RELATED LINKSHow the Civil Rights Act pioneered anti-discrimination laws in America ‘Many Rivers to Cross’ brings African-American history up to current day...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Wall Street extended its decline today following a major sell-off Thursday that included the single worst day for the Nasdaq since 2011. RELATED LINKSNasdaq closes at 4000, a 13-year high ‘Flash Boys’...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSMultiple crises emerge from conflict in the Central African Republic Syria’s shattered health care system causes suffering from eradicated diseases, preventable amputations Humanitarian aid groups...
Watch VideoEditor’s note: This video report contains depictions of intravenous drug use that may be disturbing to some viewers. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: Vancouver, British Columbia is considered one of the most beautiful, livable cities in North...
A picture shows a mosaic representing Pope Francis on April 10, 2014 at the Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls. (San Paolo Basilica). Photo by Andres Solaro/Getty ImagesIn remarks quoted by Vatican radio Friday, Pope Francis “personally asked...
An empty bullet shell is seen outside the entrance of the al-Ghani oil field, belonging to Libya’s Harouge Oil Operations company, near the city of Waddan in the central Al-Jufrah province on March 23, 2013. Photo by Abdullah Doma/Getty...