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November 24, 2014

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The Education Gap: Which Way to a Smarter America?
Last Aired: 12/27/2004

Public education is supposed to be the great equalizer providing opportunities for all regardless of a student’s class or race. However, recent studies continue to document that young people of color have many fewer opportunities for a quality education and that the disparity between those with means and those without is growing at an alarming rate. From smaller classes to teacher accountability,
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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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