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The most surprising moments from LBJ's secretly recorded calls

Lyndon B. Johnson is one of the most consequential US presidents, responsible for passing some of the most significant pieces of legislation in modern history, including the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

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Jake Tapper calls out China's move during Olympics Opening Ceremony

CNN's Jake Tapper looks into the history of Olympic host countries using minorities that they are oppressing to look good on the global stage. Tapper also calls out American corporations for continuing to fight for Chinese money when ignoring their human rights violations.

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Analysis: How to stop insurrection 2.0

Out of the ashes of Democrats' failed effort to set a national voting rights standard may come a targeted bipartisan bill to ward against insurrection 2.0.

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Analysis: How much trouble is Kyrsten Sinema really in?

Over the weekend, the Arizona Democratic Party voted to formally censure one of its own -- Sen. Kyrsten Sinema -- after she opposed changing the filibuster rules to allow major voting rights legislation to pass the Senate with just 50 votes.

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Analysis: How Republicans are driving the national agenda, even though Democrats hold unified control of government

Republican-controlled state legislatures across the country are approving a wave of new voting restrictions on virtually party-line votes that require only a simple majority to pass. The US Supreme Court has likewise decided the key voting rights rulings that helped trigger this surge of state legislation on a party-line, majority-vote basis over the past decade.

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Trump supporters praise Sinema's voting rights stance

Two events -- a Trump rally and a voting rights march -- in the same state on the same day of Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend encapsulated a nation at odds with itself about the future of its democracy. CNN's Donie O'Sullivan reports.

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