Story in the Public Square

Story in the Public Square is a weekly, public affairs show designed to study, celebrate, and tell stories that matter. The show is inspired by the power of stories to shape public understanding of important issues. For example, Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel, "Uncle Tom's Cabin," shined a crucial light on the violence and inhumanity of American slavery, fueled the abolition movement, and inspired Abraham Lincoln, upon meeting the author, to say "So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war." Narrative is no less important today-though the vehicles for dissemination are much more diverse. From . . .

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Friday, May 22, 2020 - 1:30 AM
"Julie Keller"
The super-heated rhetoric over immigration and border security in the United States is part of a long tradition of anti-immigration hysteria. Julie Keller puts our recent panic in a sociological context-exploring changes in who works on American dairy farms, and how they traveled from Mexico to farms in the upper-Mid-West.. D
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