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September 02, 2014

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Public Schools in Black and White
Last Aired: 1/14/2002

Can separate ever be equal? It`s been more than 50 years since the U.S. Supreme Court`s decision in Brown versus Board of Education, yet our nation’s schools are still largely segregated by race. Is busing the best answer to ending racial segregation in America’s schools? ### Should student placement be colorblind or race conscious? Charlotte, North Carolina was the first city in America to integrate
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Margot's Farewell
Thanks to all our listeners and guests who, over nine years, helped us begin a national conversation on the powers and limits of government, the relevance of our constitution, and the meaning of democracy. Thanks to Annenberg and NPR and, on a personal note, I also owe a debt to the two people who taught me political theory many years ago: Jack Schaar and Sheldon Wolin. –Margot Adler
 
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