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John Oliver explains the massive school segregation problem all over the US

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John Oliver laid out how the problem of segregated schools still persists in America more than 50 years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” host kicked off the segment on Sunday night with the alarming statistic that between 1988 and 2011, American schools in which 1% or less of the population is white, also referred to as “apartheid” schools, doubled.

“Even as our society has grown more diverse, nearly 7,000 schools have the racial makeup of the audience of your average Tyler Perry movie,” Oliver said. “And that one white guy is [film critic] Leonard read more >>>

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