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  • Open Phones with Jonathan Kozol
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    Open Phones with Jonathan Kozol

    Jonathan Kozol talked about his book, Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at the 2016 Tucson Festival of…

    440 views
  • Panel Discussion on Education
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    Panel Discussion on Education

    Panelists talked about education. Panelists included Jonathan Kozol, author of Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools, and Natalia Mehlman-Petrzela, author of Classroom Wars: Language, Sex,…

    786 views
  • emThe Theft of Memoryem
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    The Theft of Memory

    Jonathan Kozol talked about his book The Theft of Memory, in which he remembers the life of his father, Harry Kozol, a neuropsychiatrist who self-diagnosed his Alzheimer’s disease. In his…

    1,017 views
  • Tavis Smiley Presents Poverty in America
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    Tavis Smiley Presents, Poverty in America

    Tavis Smiley moderated a discussion focusing on poverty in the United States. Panelists discussed issues including the importance of education, prisons, welfare programs, the size of government, and the federal budget.…

    11,384 views
  • emFire in the Ashesem
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    Fire in the Ashes

    Author Jonathan Kozol talked about his book, Fire in the Ashes: Twenty-Five Years Among the Poorest Children in America. He focused on economic and educational barriers to children’s…

    938 views
  • Jonathan Kozol on Writing and Books
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    Jonathan Kozol on Writing and Books

    Author and education activist Jonathan Kozol was interviewed at his home in Byfield, Massachusetts. Mr. Kozol gave a tour of his home and discussed his early career and his writing, research, and…

    574 views
  • Jonathan Kozol on Writing
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    Jonathan Kozol on Writing

    Author and education activist Jonathan Kozol was interviewed at his home in Byfield, Massachusetts. He talked about his early career and writings, giving advice to young writers. This program was not…

    352 views
  • In Depth with Jonathan Kozol
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    In Depth with Jonathan Kozol

    Author and education activist Jonathan Kozol talked about his life, his career, and his body of writing. Mr. Kozol talked about how he became involved in the civil rights movement and started teaching in…

    2,441 views
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    Letters to a Young Teacher

    Jonathan Kozol talked about his book, Letters to a Young Teacher, published by Crown. In his book educator Kozol describes his lifetime of experience in teaching children to Francesca, a…

    197 views
  • emThe Shame of the Nationem
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    The Shame of the Nation

    Jonathan Kozol talked about his book The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America, published by Crown. He was interviewed by the BookTV Bus at the Jabberwocky…

    895 views
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    The Shame of the Nation: Apartheid Schooling in America

    Jonathan Kozol talked about his book The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America, published by Crown. After visiting 60 public schools around the nation, he found that…

    784 views
  • BookExpo America Interview
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    BookExpo America Interview

    Mr. Kozol was interviewed about his book, The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America, published by Crown. He talked about a lack of racial integration in…

    46 views
  • Education Policy
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    Education Policy

    Mr. Kozol talked about the education debate underway in the Senate and the Bush administration education proposals. He also responded to viewer comments and questions.

    18 views
  • Reporting on Education
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    Reporting on Education

    Panel members talked to students about how the media covers education related issues, and how that coverage affects public opinion, political action, and the making of public policy.…

    37 views
  • emOrdinary Resurrectionsem
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    Ordinary Resurrections

    Mr. Kozol talked about his book Ordinary Resurrections: Children in the Years of Hope, published by Crown Publishers. The book is based on his experiences interacting with children from a…

    125 views
  • Poverty in America
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    Poverty in America

    Panelists discussed the release of the annual Kids Count report. The report detailed the status of poverty in America and how it affects children and families across the country. Among the…

    86 views
  • emAmazing Graceem Speech
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    Amazing Grace: Speech

    Mr. Kozol spoke about his book, Amazing Grace: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation, about life in the South Bronx. The book outlines the psychological impact of living in such a…

    248 views
  • emAmazing Graceem Booksigning
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    Amazing Grace: Booksigning

    Mr. Kozol was shown signing copies of his book.

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  • Washington Journal Wednesday
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    Washington Journal: Wednesday

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

    62 views
  • emPlessy v Fergusonem Today
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    Plessy v. Ferguson Today

    The duBois Institute hosted a conference marking the 100th anniversary of the Plessy v. Ferguson U.S. Supreme Court decision which was argued in April 1896. The case dealt with the constitutionality of…

    786 views
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