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The Evidence That White Children Benefit From Integrated Schools

Anya Kamenetz, NPR Ed, October 19, 2015 Recently a neighborhood in Brooklyn made national headlines for a fight over public schools. Lots of affluent, mainly white families have been moving into new condos in the waterfront area called DUMBO, and the local elementary school is getting overcrowded. The city wants to redraw the zones in […]

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Growing Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Twin Cities Region Today

Metropolitan Council, Twin Cities, November 20, 2014 Demographic shifts in the coming decades will result in a different Twin Cities region than we know today and have known in years past. These shifts are not just in our future, these changes are well underway, especially when it comes to racial and ethnic diversity in the region. The trends show: […]

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