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Watch Texas Tribune reporters discuss their project on school segregation

Watch as the Tribune's Alexa Ura and Aliyya Swaby discuss their reporting for the "Dis-Integration" series that examines the challenges school communities have faced in integrating their schools.


Decades after an extensive federal desegregation order, the collective drive to racially integrate Texas’ schools has crumbled.

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Texas Tribune reporters Aliyya Swaby and Alexa Ura drove thousands of miles across Texas to report on the institutional barriers that have put students of color at a disadvantage across the state. They also learned how multiple school districts are working to bridge the achievement gap.

Watch them talk discuss their coverage of the "Dis-Integration" project.

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