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The Problem We All Live With
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Source: This American Life

Nikole Hannah-Jones looks at a district that, not long ago, accidentally launched a desegregation program.

The Problem We All Live With

Comments from the Judges:

“Totally haunting. I saw the impact of this story when it was first released because of the way people outside of education circles were talking about it. I saw the impact again when member stations aired her story months later. Nikole Hannah-Jones made us all understand and feel the issues around school integration.”