Harvard Grad Details 'Privilege' of Ivy League Life

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NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates speaks with journalist Ross Gregory Douthat about his book Privilege: Harvard and the Education of the Ruling Class. The author discusses his experiences at Harvard University and the institution's role in defining the American elite.

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