Nov 13, 2019
The US isn’t doing its civics duty
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Are big media companies discriminating against content produced by minorities? Tesla's first European factory will be in Berlin. The EPA wants scientists to share its confidential data on climate change. The U.S. needs to close its "civics empowerment gap."
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The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in African American media entrepreneur Byron Allen's case against Comcast.
A proposed rule would limit how scientific research can be used to set policy.
Nearly a third of white students were at least “proficient” in civics. Only 9% of black students met that standard.
David Brancaccio Host
Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Candace Manriquez Wrenn Director
Brian Allison Engineer
Miguel Contreras Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Michael Lipkin Producer
Erika Soderstrom Fellow