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Ava DuVernay's documentary '13th' simmers with anger and burns with eloquence

It’s President Obama's voice we hear first. “So let’s look at the statistics,” he says. “The United States is home to 5% of the world's population but 25% of the world’s prisoners. Think about that.” Which is what “13th,” Ava DuVernay’s smart, powerful and disturbing documentary, proceeds to make...
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