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DeVos Comments On LGBT Rules; Her Husband's Political Contributions Questioned

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 5:33am

Plus personnel and regulatory changes from the Education Department in our NPR Ed weekly roundup.

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When Election Day Comes And There's Only One Candidate On The Ballot

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 4:00am

A political scientist says it's a bad sign for democracy when voters aren't presented with at least two options in a race. And the problem tends to get worse the further down ballot a race is.

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Nonprofits Fear House Republican Tax Bill Would Hurt Charitable Giving

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 4:00am

Even though Republicans promise to preserve the deduction for charitable donations, nonprofits say other proposed changes in the bill could discourage as much as $13 billion in annual giving.

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Indonesia's Youth Share Thoughts On Religion, Identity And Dreams

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 4:00am

We asked young people about how they view their identity, what role religion plays in their lives, what they hope for the future, and what they believe unifies this sprawling, pluralistic democracy.

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After An Attack, New Yorkers' Brave Act: Keep Going

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 3:45am

NPR's Scott Simon reflects on the spirit of New Yorkers in the aftermath of Tuesday's terrorist attack in Manhattan.

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