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Carolina "Maria" Hurtado in the now abandoned maternity ward of the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, where she was sterilized four decades ago. Renee Tajima-Peña hide caption

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Film Portrays A 'Perfect Storm' That Led To Unwanted Sterilizations For Many Latinas

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Barbershop: The New 'Birth Of A Nation,' Cam Newton And Beyonce

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In 'Hail, Caesar!' Josh Brolin Explores The Debauchery Of Old Hollywood

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Gay teens Maalik (Curtiss Cook, Jr.) and Naz (Kerwin Johnson, Jr.) face rejection by their family and community, as well as suspicion from authorities, in Naz & Maalik. Wolfe Video hide caption

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Young African-American Muslims Share A Hidden Love In 'Naz & Maalik'

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Revisiting The Craft And Vision Of 'Graduate' Director Mike Nichols

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'Rabin, The Last Day' Examines Probe Into Killing Of Israeli Prime Minister

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Biopic About Nat Turner Is A Success At Sundance Film Festival

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Actor Abe Vigoda Of 'The Godfather,' 'Barney Miller,' Has Died

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Sundance Favorites: 'Manchester By The Sea' And 'Eagle Huntress'

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Encore: Films To Beat A Bone-Chilling Blizzard

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After #OscarsSoWhite, Academy Makes Changes To Increase Diversity

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After Long-Criticized Diversity Issue, Film Academy Votes To Change

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