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QEx-Fugee Pras on why celebrities stormed Haiti's 2010 electionApr 28, 2015 | 26:08Former Fugee Pras joins Shad to discuss the documentary "Sweet Micky for President" and how the personal and political got conflated.
QJillian Tamaki on the angst of SuperMutant Magic AcademyApr 28, 2015 | 13:06Fresh off her prestigious Caldecott Medal, acclaimed illustrator Jillian Tamaki explains why she's drawn to characters teetering on the cusp of adulthood.
QJeet This Week: the sci-fi boys club strikes backApr 28, 2015 | 5:50A vocal block of anti-diversity sci-fi fans have organized to control the nominations for this year's prestigious Hugo Awards. Jeet Heer weighs in on why it matters.
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