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Wilkerson won the National Book Critics Circle Award for her book about the Great Migration, The Warmth of Other Suns. Joe Henson/Penguin Random House hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend

Fresh Air Weekend: America's 'Caste' System; The 'Freefall' Of Local Journalism

Isabel Wilkerson says the U.S. caste system that limits African Americans. Maureen Corrigan reviews a ghost story and a souped-up crime novel. Margaret Sullivan discusses the collapse of local news.

Wilkerson won the National Book Critics Circle Award for her book about the Great Migration, The Warmth of Other Suns. Joe Henson/Penguin Random House hide caption

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Joe Henson/Penguin Random House

Fresh Air Weekend: America's 'Caste' System; The 'Freefall' Of Local Journalism

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