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This week on The Stream, we go behind the scenes to talk about electoral redistricting in the US, press freedom in Afghanistan, Covid vaccine inequality, and #FreeBritney.

And from The Stream Instagram Live series, we share a special interview with filmmaker Richard Curtis about the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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