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Foster Care
Broken Families, Broken Systems Last Aired: 6/19/2006

Children, already victims of repeated abuse and prolonged neglect, find themselves moved from family to family and separated from siblings by overworked state foster care systems. With more than 500,000 children in foster care in the United States, fewer and fewer families willing to offer care, and state funding priorities moving in other directions, serious problems are likely to continue for some
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Margot's Farewell
Thanks to all our listeners and guests who, over nine years, helped us begin a national conversation on the powers and limits of government, the relevance of our constitution, and the meaning of democracy. Thanks to Annenberg and NPR and, on a personal note, I also owe a debt to the two people who taught me political theory many years ago: Jack Schaar and Sheldon Wolin. –Margot Adler
 
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