Brooke Gladstone Reports On How The News Media Has Covered the Ebonics controversy, and how that coverage reflects the country's racial division. She dissects an exchange between Clarence Page and George Will, both regulars on ABC's Sunday morning talk show " >This Week," as a textbook example of communication between the races. The Oakland School Board's decision to recognize Ebonics as the primary language of many of its African- American students, was widely dismissed by black leaders.

Brooke Gladstone Reports On How The News Media Has Covered

Brooke Gladstone Reports On How The News Media Has Covered

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the Ebonics controversy, and how that coverage reflects the country's racial division. She dissects an exchange between Clarence Page and George Will, both regulars on ABC's Sunday morning talk show " >This Week," as a textbook example of communication between the races. The Oakland School Board's decision to recognize Ebonics as the primary language of many of its African- American students, was widely dismissed by black leaders.