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Connections: Examining the inequities in the local public education system

The Democrat and Chronicle is launching a new project aiming at the inequity in our public school system. What have they found, and what might change it...
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Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:31am
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Connections: Fred Tutman on how grassroots organizations can compete with corporate interests

What can small, grassroots groups do to stand up to corporate interests, especially when it comes to environmental issues? Fred Tutman is the...
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Tue, 05/29/2018 - 10:22am
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Connections: Danielle Bainbridge, host of "The Origin of Everything"

Danielle Bainbridge never thought she would be a YouTube star -- in fact, she never thought she'd even like YouTube. But now, the Yale doctoral student...
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Thu, 03/29/2018 - 11:28am
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Connections: Discussing cultural insensitivity in advertising

Dove has faced backlash in recent months over what some critics say is cultural insensitivity in its ads. It's not the only brand that has faced this...
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Thu, 01/25/2018 - 10:05am
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Connections: The African American home-schooling movement

An increasing number of African American families are turning to homeschooling. Parents say they want to protect their children from institutional...
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Mon, 12/04/2017 - 9:27am
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Connections: The value of diversity in the classroom

Journalist Nikole Hannah Jones has become a leading voice in the conversation about schools and equality. She's coming to Rochester as a guest of Great...
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Tue, 10/24/2017 - 10:58am
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Part Three: Green movement pivots toward minorities

Final part of a series I meet Kim Smith-Woodford on a rainy day at Euclid Creek Reservation east of Cleveland. It’s a big wooded area, with a trail...
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Wed, 09/27/2017 - 5:09am
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Part Two: Flint water crisis a turning point for Green movement

Part 2 of a series You don’t have to look very far for events redefining the environmental movement – in terms of who works for advocacy groups and who...
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Wed, 09/27/2017 - 5:08am
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Series: Environmental groups slow to seek out minorities

Part 1 of a series The environmental movement started more than a century ago. Theodore Roosevelt was known as the conservation president, and there’s a...
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Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:48am
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