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The 21st Show - June 15, 2022

Best Of: The Model Minority Myth and the Pressure To Be Perfect

The 21st was joined by the author of a book exploring the myth of the model minority and the students who take extreme measures to cope, as well as a clinical social worker and a student who shared her own experiences with the pressure often placed on Asian American students.

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The 21st Show - June 08, 2022

Investigating deaths at the Thomson prison

Following the deaths of 7 incarcerated people, the Marshall Project and NPR co-published an investigation into conditions at the U.S. penitentiary in Thomson, Illinois.

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