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Scarlett Johansson Withdraws From Playing Role Of Transgender Man

Critics said the role should go to a transgender person.

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2:55Norma McCorvey (Jane Roe) and Gloria Allred in 1989
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Roe V. Wade, Explained

3:15People hold their hands up at Seattle Center during the March for Our Lives rally on March 24, 2018.

Younger Generations Are Leading The Movements For Change

2:19School buses are lined up in front of Great Mills High School after a shooting on March 20, 2018 in Great Mills, Maryland.

The Number Of School Resource Officers Is Growing

3:07Men in NYC
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What Became Of America's '47 Percent'?

2:16a baby being breastfed
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One Of The Latest Breastfeeding Controversies Was Fueled By The US

1:46A border patrol agent's vest
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Judge Denies DOJ Request To Detain Immigrant Kids More Than 20 Days

0:55Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Office of the Governor of New York

New York's Governor Wants To Codify The Protections In Roe V. Wade

2:59Hundreds of people attend a job fair in New York.
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Is A Job Guarantee Possible In America?

0:52People protest the end of shelter assistance
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Judge Extends FEMA's Temporary Shelter Program For Puerto Ricans

0:43Students on a college campus
University of California, Los Angeles

DOJ Wants Colleges To Stop Considering Race For Student Admissions


Millennials Have Their Own Style Of Parenting

1:54Immigration protesters march in Chicago.

Sen. Dick Durbin Joins Chicagoans Marching In Immigration Protest

23:49Central American asylum seekers wait as U.S. Border Patrol agents take them into custody in June 2018 near McAllen, Texas.
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Newsy Special: 'American Borders — Inside The Immigration Debate'

0:40Unaccompanied minors in a government shelter
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HHS Watchdog To Investigate Facilities Housing Unaccompanied Minors

1:25Trump administration Cabinet meeting
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Trump Administration Applauds SCOTUS Ruling On Travel Ban

2:06David Moran holding the banner for Gays Against Guns
Gays Against Guns Orlando

Rainbow Flag Takes On Additional Meaning For Gays Against Guns

1:11Press briefing with Sarah Sanders
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White House Defends Tweets On Deporting Immigrants Without A Hearing

0:47A customs officer and migrants at a processing facility.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

DHS, HHS Trying To Reunite Parents And Kids Separated At The Border

2:05Young boy stops for a photo at Chicago's women's march in January 2018.
Samantha Bowyer

#MeToo Movement: What About The Boys?

2:26Gay rights activist Vin Testa of DC, waves a flag in front of the U.S. Supreme Court building, June 26, 2013 in Washington DC

How The Rainbow Flag Became A June Staple

1:27U.S. Capitol Building
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House Passes Farm Bill With Controversial Food Stamp Work Measure

1:03President Donald Trump
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No, Trump's New Immigration Policy Is Not Like Past Presidents'

1:01A woman and her daughter are detained at the border
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Report: CBP Stops Sending Migrants With Kids For Criminal Prosecution

0:44A person holds a U.S. flag and immigration paperwork
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House Pushes Vote On Compromise Immigration Bill To Next Week

2:10Joe Kebartas of South Boston protests the death penalty outside the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse.

Public Support For The Death Penalty Is On The Decline

0:48U.S. President Donald Trump signs an executive order
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Trump Signs Order Allowing Migrant Families To Be Detained Together

1:01Man smokes a joint
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NYC Wants To Cut Down Arrests For Smoking Pot In Public

1:44A father and son with U.S. border patrol agents
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Nielsen: Migrants Aren't Being 'Turned Away' But Told To 'Come Back'

2:11A border patrol agent's vest
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Trump Admin. Says Rise In Family Separations Is On Congress. It's Not.

2:53A doctor holds an intrauterine device
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How IUDs Became One Of Doctors' Top Contraceptive Choices