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  • Voters Broke Turnout Records in 2020. Now States Are Looking to Restrict...

    February 21, 2021

    Voters Broke Turnout Records in 2020. Now States Are Looking to Restrict...

    February 21, 2021

    A record number of eligible voters cast their ballots in the 2020 election. Part of that is due to election officials in nearly every state working to...

  • How The 1982 Murder of Vincent Chin Fueled Asian Americans to Fight for ...

    February 21, 2021

    How The 1982 Murder of Vincent Chin Fueled Asian Americans to Fight for ...

    February 21, 2021

    Attacks against Asian Americans date back to the 19th century, but it was the murder of Vincent Chin in 1982 that mobilized the Asian community to fig...

  • Fighting the Spike in Violence Against Asian Americans

    February 21, 2021

    Fighting the Spike in Violence Against Asian Americans

    February 21, 2021

    We’re seeing more viral videos of unprovoked violence against elderly Asian Americans across our social media feeds. Unfortunately, those are just the...

  • The Warnings Ignored Before the Deadly Attack on the Capitol 

    February 14, 2021

    The Warnings Ignored Before the Deadly Attack on the Capitol 

    February 14, 2021

    In the first few days of the new year, extremists attacked the U.S. Capitol, leading to the deaths of five people. The riot was planned openly online,...

  • Speaking to The Hurt Felt By The Nation 

    February 14, 2021

    Speaking to The Hurt Felt By The Nation 

    February 14, 2021

    How do you sum up a year in which Americans experienced one national hurt after another? In 2020, we faced the coronavirus pandemic, a summer of unres...

  • Waiting to Be Reunited: A Mother Who Was Deported Hasn’t Seen Her Sons S...

    February 14, 2021

    Waiting to Be Reunited: A Mother Who Was Deported Hasn’t Seen Her Sons S...

    February 14, 2021

    During his first few days in office, President Joe Biden signed an executive order to launch a reunification task force, meant to help hundreds of fam...

  • Fighting the Spike in Violence Against Asian Americans

    February 21, 2021

    Fighting the Spike in Violence Against Asian Americans

    February 21, 2021

    We’re seeing more viral videos of unprovoked violence against elderly Asian Americans across our social media feeds. Unfortunately, those are just the...

  • Waiting to Be Reunited: A Mother Who Was Deported Hasn’t Seen Her Sons S...

    February 14, 2021

    Waiting to Be Reunited: A Mother Who Was Deported Hasn’t Seen Her Sons S...

    February 14, 2021

    During his first few days in office, President Joe Biden signed an executive order to launch a reunification task force, meant to help hundreds of fam...

  • The Big Play: How Super Bowl XIV Provided a Lifeline to American Hostage...

    February 7, 2021

    The Big Play: How Super Bowl XIV Provided a Lifeline to American Hostage...

    February 7, 2021

    The world of football is getting ready for a Super Bowl that’s already one for the history books. Super Bowl LV will be the first championship game to...

  • Migrants to the U.S. Stuck Between the Policies of Two Presidents

    January 24, 2021

    Migrants to the U.S. Stuck Between the Policies of Two Presidents

    January 24, 2021

    President Joe Biden is already working to deliver on his campaign promise to introduce sweeping immigration reform. He’s ended former President Trump’...

  • Is It Time for A Viable Third Political Party?

    January 24, 2021

    Is It Time for A Viable Third Political Party?

    January 24, 2021

    For more than a century, Democrats and Republicans have monopolized the path to the presidency. After each presidential election, you hear rumblings t...

  • A Federal Judge Wants You to See What He Sees in Immigration Court Every...

    January 17, 2021

    A Federal Judge Wants You to See What He Sees in Immigration Court Every...

    January 17, 2021

    President Elect Joe Biden says on day one of his presidency, he'll start rolling back some of President Trump's controversial immigration policies. He...

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    February 20, 2021

    February 21, 2021

    This week on Matter of Fact, we meet a group of young activists leading the charge against Anti-Asian American violence in the Bay area. They’re fight...

  • February 13, 2021

    February 14, 2021

    February 13, 2021

    February 14, 2021

    This week on Matter of Fact, a look at the struggle to reunite families split up at the U.S.-Mexico border. Correspondent Jessica Gomez talks to a mot...

  • February 6, 2021

    February 7, 2021

    February 6, 2021

    February 7, 2021

    This week on Matter of Fact, a look at who’s often doing most of the work at home. As mothers face historic job losses during the pandemic, should the...

  • January 24, 2021

    January 24, 2021

    January 24, 2021

    January 24, 2021

    This week on Matter of Fact, a look at the historic inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. She’s the first woman, first...

  • January 16, 2021

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    January 16, 2021

    January 17, 2021

    This week on Matter of Fact, a rare interview with federal district court judge. Judge Robert Brack handles criminal immigration cases, saying he has ...

  • January 9, 2021

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    January 9, 2021

    January 11, 2021

    This week on Matter of Fact, Soledad O’Brien speaks with former Representative Bakari Sellers about his recent memoir, “My Vanishing Country.” In it, ...

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