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School to Prison Pipeline

Air date 07/08/11

Mississippi's high school dropout rate is 17 percent, according to the ACLU of Mississippi, and too many of those young people end up in trouble, even in jail, as part of what is called the "School to Prison Pipeline." Joining us to talk about how Mississippi students can avoid going from Schoolhouse to Jailhouse is Nsombi Lambright, executive director of the ACLU of Mississippi.

Click here to find out more information about the "School to Prison Pipeline" and what the ACLU is doing to challene it.



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