Low self-esteem is considered a major contributing factor to high crime rates and underachievement among minority youth and young adults. Patt Morrison takes a look at the rise and fall of the American preoccupation with the notion of self-esteem with State Senator John Vasconcellos, author Lauren Slater, and researcher Richard Allen, Ph.D.
What comes next for President Obama's immigration plan; analysts debate the utility of the #NoBillNoBreak sit-in; Plus, it seems for every major gun violence tragedy, a new gun control group is formed, making that side's fight against a seemingly monolithic-NRA all the more challenging - we'll hear from several gun control groups about why they resist consolidating.
Reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussion.
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