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  • Rep. Garamendi on classified document cases: 'I think there’s a lot more information out there'

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  • NAACP Memphis Branch demanding police reform following death of Tyre Nichols

    04:27
  • Congressional Black Caucus requests meeting with President Biden to discuss police reform

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  • Pence apologizes for bringing home classified documents: ‘I take full responsibility’

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  • Experts say American police departments need to be restructured

    04:24
  • New calls for Congress to enact police reform following Tyre Nichols’ death

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  • Memphis PD deactivates Scorpion unit after police beating of Tyre Nichols

    06:33
  • Why White House officials are more likely to misplace classified documents

    04:19
  • More accountability demanded from Memphis police department

    05:27
  • Rep. Ayanna Pressley: 'I’m so tired of Black men being killed unjustly at the hands of police'

    05:44
  • Advocates demand action following police killing of Tyre Nichols

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Human connection pivotal to maintaining joy

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The documentary "Mission Joy: Finding Happiness in Troubled Times" and the Big Joy project showcase how meaningful human connections are pivotal to maintaining joy. The longest study on human happiness conducted at Harvard University draws a similar conclusion. The producer and co-director of "Mission Joy," Peggy Callahan, joined American Voices with Alicia Menendez to discuss.