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In Minnesota, Two Dreams

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In Minnesota, Two Dreams

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In Minnesota, Two Dreams

In Minnesota, Two Dreams

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On the anniversary of Martin Luther King's I Have a Dream speech, we meet with two families — each striving for the American dream. Though they live just 10 miles apart, they face very different circumstances. One is well off, the other poor; one is black, one white. But they both value education and want a better life for their children.

Carlyn Reichel and Drew Himmelstein report for News 21.