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  1. PhotoA boy watched a group of people protest the admission in 1957 of the Little Rock Nine to Central High School.
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    Guest Essay

    The South Must Teach Its Children the Truth

    Attempts to restrict how students are taught about racism in schools have multiplied, but some in the South are standing in defense of real history. 

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    CreditIllustration by Arsh Raziuddin, The New York Times; Photograph via Getty

    Guest Essay

    I No Longer Want to Shop

    A year without retail therapy changed my attitude toward shopping. 

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  1. Charles M. Blow

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    The G.O.P. Menace to Society

    It is delusional to not tell the unvarnished truth because you believe your tone of conciliation will lead to rehabilitation.

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