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I Used to Write Commercials for the U.S. Army to Recruit Latinos. I Wouldn’t Do It Today

The early nineties were a very different time to tell you 'Be all you can be.' Here's what has changed in appealing to Latinos with a career in uniform.

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2,600 Florida Pediatricians Press DeSantis to Reconsider Reopening Schools in the Fall

The state’s American Academy of Pediatrics warns the governor that if schools reopen for in-person learning, many children and families will likely become ill with COVID-19.

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Fireworks or Concerts? How About Superstars? Here Are the Best Ways to Safely Celebrate July 4 at Home

You can enjoy July 4 safely with great music and spectacular fireworks, all from the comfort of home. Here's a list of virtual events for the family.

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Yes, You Can Celebrate Juneteenth from Home! Here’s How.

The holiday marking the emancipation of the last slaves in the country takes on a special significance this year. Don't let stay-at-home orders or social distancing stop you from taking part in it!

Thomas Phillips and Caleb Parker kiss during their Feb. 29 wedding in Durham. Twelve United Methodist ministers risked discipline from the international church for participating in the same-sex wedding. (Photo by Tammy Jean Lamoureux of L'Amour Foto).
Methodists Banned Gay Marriage. But 12 of Their NC Pastors Defied the Church Together

One of the world's largest Christian denominations banned same-sex marriage. But a spring wedding in North Carolina defied the church.

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Kids’ Sports and Summer Camps Can Resume Across the State, DeSantis Says

The Republican governor made the announcement, arguing that children don’t seem to get infected at the same rate as adults.

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Has Coronavirus Forced You to Become Your Kids’ Teacher? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Latino parents see their role in education as taking care of values while teachers take care of knowledge. COVID-19 has forced education roles to change, raising concerns about learning loss.