U.S. news channel that provides both domestic and international news. Headquartered in New York City with bureaus in 12 cities across the United States, Al Jazeera America is available in more than 60 million homes.
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Al Jazeera America


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Amid incredible epidemic, needle exchange programs gain momentum

Lisa De Bode
Al Jazeera America
July 7, 2015
Some states have made new rules to overturn the criminalization of syringe possession and established needle exchange programs.

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California will release thousands of inmates from solitary confinement

Haya El Nasser
Al Jazeera America
September 1, 2015
A settlement allows for thousands of inmates in solitary confinement to be re-integrated with the general prison population

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Undocumented Asian Americans struggle in silence

Massoud Hayoun
Al Jazeera America
April 1, 2017
While other undocumented communities are growing more vocal, undocumented Asian and Pacific Islanders face stigma.

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