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Richard Kurin, a Smithsonian executive, chose such items as Thomas Jefferson's Bible and Sitting Bull's drawing book.
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Juneteenth shooting: Police are asking for the public for video of a shooting at the Columbus Juneteenth Festival. The festival marks the end of slavery in the US.
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The 'all of the above' identities of the Boston bombing suspects illustrate the conflation of 'color' and religion.