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Laverne Cox has earned her third Emmy nomination for her role as sassy hairdresser and inmate Sophia Burset on Netflix's "Orange is the New Black."

Emmy nominee Laverne Cox on elevating stories of trans people

Laverne Cox has earned her third Emmy nomination for her role as sassy hairdresser and inmate Sophia Burset on Netflix's "Orange is the New Black."

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

March for Our Lives unveiled what they’re calling "A Peace Plan for a Safer America."

Parkland survivors offer 'Peace Plan' to end mass shootings. Can it be enacted?

March for Our Lives unveiled what they’re calling "A Peace Plan for a Safer America."

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Mara Elliott    was working in finance and contracts when the Sandy Hook shooting changed the course of her career.

With its red flag law, San Diego reins in firearms

Mara Elliott was working in finance and contracts when the Sandy Hook shooting changed the course of her career.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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