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  • Rep. Garamendi: You Should Be Able to Discharge Your Student Loans

    May 19, 2018

    Rep. Garamendi: You Should Be Able to Discharge Your Student Loans

    May 19, 2018

    The Education Department is severely scaling back its investigations team according to a New York Times report released this week. Originally, the tea...

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  • GirlTrekkers Taking Control of Their Own Health One Step at a Time

    May 19, 2018

    GirlTrekkers Taking Control of Their Own Health One Step at a Time

    May 19, 2018

    African-American women face some of the greatest health risks in the U.S., especially when it comes to heart disease. More than 80% are overweight, 40...

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  • Rep. Hurd: We Need A Solution for Dreamers

    May 19, 2018

    Rep. Hurd: We Need A Solution for Dreamers

    May 19, 2018

    A group of House Republicans are rebelling against their leadership, attempting to force a series of votes on protections for undocumented immigrants ...

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  • Changing The Narrative Around Beauty

    May 12, 2018

    Changing The Narrative Around Beauty

    May 12, 2018

    The skin bleaching industry is a booming business, raking in over $10 billion a year. Millions of women around the world bleach their skin, giving int...

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  • Will Limiting Lawmaker Terms to 12 Years Really Improve Democracy?

    May 12, 2018

    Will Limiting Lawmaker Terms to 12 Years Really Improve Democracy?

    May 12, 2018

    Lawmakers in Congress are looking to cut short their colleagues’ time in office. At least a dozen bills are circulating Capitol Hill this session prop...

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  • Former Ambassador Walker: Leaving the Iran Deal Hurts American Leadershi...

    May 12, 2018

    Former Ambassador Walker: Leaving the Iran Deal Hurts American Leadershi...

    May 12, 2018

    Days ahead of the U.S. Embassy’s opening in Jerusalem, violence is erupting between Israelis and Palestinians. While critics say the President’s decis...

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  • UMSL Student Voter Turnout Highest In the Nation

    May 8, 2018

    UMSL Student Voter Turnout Highest In the Nation

    May 8, 2018

    At the University of Missouri at St. Louis, students take civic engagement seriously. In the 2016 election, more than 67 percent of UMSL student...

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  • Schools Designed with Possible Shootings in Mind

    May 5, 2018

    Schools Designed with Possible Shootings in Mind

    May 5, 2018

    Schools are refocusing efforts to keep potential mass shooters in mind as they design the buildings and campuses, following the mass shooting at Marjo...

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  • A History Lesson on the Democrat-Republican Ideology Swap

    May 5, 2018

    A History Lesson on the Democrat-Republican Ideology Swap

    May 5, 2018

    This week, Kanye West sparked controversy after saying on TMZ that 400 years of slavery was a choice. This followed him tweeting a text message sent t...

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  • The Teen With High Profile Press Credentials

    April 28, 2018

    The Teen With High Profile Press Credentials

    April 28, 2018

    Every weekday morning, 16-year-old Gabe Fleisher wakes up just before 6 AM to send off his political newsletter, “Wake Up To Politics,” to nearly 50,0...

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  • Lawrence, Mass., Immigrant City

    April 28, 2018

    Lawrence, Mass., Immigrant City

    April 28, 2018

    Lawrence, Massachusetts is a historically immigrant town established in the 1800’s when European immigrants came to work in the famed textile mills. T...

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  • Women Coaches Receive Half as Much as Male Counterparts

    March 17, 2018

    Women Coaches Receive Half as Much as Male Counterparts

    March 17, 2018

    Today, women coach just 40 percent of women’s college athletic teams. According to NCAA Statistics, that’s down from 90 percent in 1972 after the pass...

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  • May 12, 2018

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    May 19, 2018

    This week on Matter of Fact, lawmakers in Congress are making a renewed push to implement term limits on Senators and House members. But they'll need ...

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  • May 5, 2018

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    May 5, 2018

    May 12, 2018

    This weekend on Matter of Fact, Soledad O'Brien sits down with maternal health advocate Christy Turlington Burns and OBGYN Dr. Lisa Gittens-Willi...

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  • April 28, 2018

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    April 28, 2018

    May 5, 2018

    This week on Matter of Fact, Soledad O'Brien goes to St. Louis to hear the story of Fred Watson, who is suing the city of Ferguson for violating his c...

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  • April 21, 2018

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    April 21, 2018

    April 28, 2018

    This weekend on Matter of Fact, Soledad O'Brien sits down with former prosecutor Peter Zeidenberg to talk about the ongoing Russia probe, if attorney-...

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  • April 14, 2018

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    April 21, 2018

    This week on Matter of Fact, we take a look at women running for office in unprecedented numbers. First, correspondent Jessica Gomez take us to one of...

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  • April 7, 2018

    April 14, 2018

    April 7, 2018

    April 14, 2018

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is set to testify before Congress this week, answering questions about user data privacy. What is Congress looking to hea...

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