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Terror in Barcelona, how other countries deal with problematic monuments, Reagan's infamous joke A van was used to carry out a terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday. Also, we look at how South Africa has dealt with monuments that honor apartheid-era leaders. And we remember how a joke uttered by President Ronald Reagan caused a lot of anxiety in the Soviet Union.
Meet the antifa, responding to racism, NAFTA talks start A guide to becoming an engaged, change-making citizen in the age of Trump. Plus, a profile of an anti-fascist activist in Charlottesville. And a veteran eclipse watcher from Australia travels to Idaho.
Trump goes back to blaming 'both sides,' deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone, what we learn from solar eclipses President Donald Trump makes new comments on the racist violence in Charlottesville and returns to blaming "both sides." Also, North Korea takes a step back from threatening the US; so, is President Donald Trump's "threat diplomacy" working? Also, the Chinese appetite for Red Delicious is good news for US farmers.
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Spanish police kill suspects in second attack after 13 die in Barcelona Five suspected terrorists are shot dead in Cambrils after a van attack in Barcelona killed 13 people.
Trump defends 'beautiful' Civil War statues The president says history and culture is "being ripped apart" by the removal of Confederate statues.
Chinese vendors 'exploiting' African children removed from Taobao Customers could pay to have African children shout out messages like "Looking for loans?" in Chinese.
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