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  • Ava DuVernay explores race and class in new film ‘Origin’

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  • New book reveals the 'gut-wrenching and appalling' history of a Jim Crow asylum

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  • 'Legacy' looks at a physician's experience with racism in medicine

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  • ‘She knows better’: Nikki Haley defends comments that America has never been a racist country

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  • Triumph, anxiety, humor at the heart of book on race and identity

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Racist relic caught creeping into new Texas voter suppression bill

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Rachel Maddow looks back at how the phrase "purity of the ballot box" in the Texas constitution was used as the basis for excluding Black Americans from all-white primaries, and shares video of Texas State Rep. Rafael Anchía calling out Texas State Rep. Briscoe Cain, Republican chair of the Texas State House Elections Committee, for including that phrase in the new Texas voter suppression bill.