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Truthout TV Interviews P.L. Thomas About the New "Jim Crow" Era of Education Reform

Sunday, 26 May 2013 12:15 By Ted Asregadoo , Truthout | Interview and Video
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Ted Asregadoo talks to P.L. Thomas - from Furman University in South Carolina - about the way in which education reform in the U.S. is creating a new Jim Crow system that tracks primarily African-American school children in urban and poor area into the prison industrial complex. Part of this phenomenon is linked to the 30 year "market-based" movement to reform eduction that started under the Reagan administration.

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