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Voters in the San Antonio Independent School District may soon decide on a shift in leadership for the area's public schools.  

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Disparities in healthcare are often driven by a doctor's lack of sensitivity to a patient's culture, values, socioeconomic status, race, or sexual or gender identity. That can lead to unnecessary suffering for patients. Sometimes, it can lead to death. 

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Sex traffickers are drawn to vulnerable kids. Young victims are often homeless or runaways, have previously been abused or neglected, or who have at some point been flagged by social service providers. 

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Samantha Parker has a serious medical condition. It affects every aspect of her life, but she struggles not to show it.  Working with customers taught her people don't care about what's going on behind the curtain.

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Willie Rollerson is naturally talented at a lot of things, college wasn't one of them. In this story he finds out what it’s like to be on the outside looking in, and about about the power of not taking no for an answer.