Michele Norris

Michele Norris

columnist at the Washington Post, former NPR host

Host/Producer

Founding Director of the Race Card Project; former special correspondent and former host of NPR's All Things Considered, public radio's longest-running national program.

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“There was a lot of tough language in the inaugural address today. But there's a gentleness about Joe Biden.

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“There was a lot of tough language in the inaugural address today. But there's a gentleness about Joe Biden.

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A hundred years after the idea was first floated, the Smithsonian's  National Museum of African American History and Culture  will open its doors.

The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture

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