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In this week’s edition of Slate’s parenting podcast Mom and Dad Are Fighting, Slate editors Allison Benedikt and Dan Kois talk to Paul Tough about his New York Times Magazine cover story, “Who Gets to Graduate” on how one school is lowering its dropout rates. Then, parenting ethics. Dan sees two kids alone in a hot car. Should he intervene? We discuss.
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Allison wants everyone to read Mario Vittone’s Slate article “Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning,” which is so important that she will say no more about it.
Dan recommends the gift that every new parent will thank you for: Chux, blue absorbant underpads for the incontinent bundle of joy.
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