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Red Summer In 1919, white Americans visited awful violence on black Americans. So black Americans decided to fight back.
Ringling Brothers Says It Will Stop Using Elephants in Its Circus Act After Years of Animal-Abuse Allegations
How Sex Trafficking Became a Christian Cause Célèbre Evangelicals made it less feminist and more mainstream.
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