The civil rights movement of the 1960s and 1970s put an end to legal segregation. But most blacks and whites continue to live seperate lives in their neighborhoods and schools. Steve Roberts and his guest discuss the unfinished business of racial and class integration in America.


  • Sheryll Cashin Professor of Law at Georgetown University, former law clerk to Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall and advisor to the Clinton Administration.

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