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Thursday, May 17, 2012

  • Aired: 05/17/2012
  • 51:34
  • Expires: 06/16/2012
  • Rating: E
Tonight on the program, we examine the newly-released Census data revealing that minority babies are making up the majority of births in the United States for the first time. Also: a Newsmaker interview with Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, a look at campaigns' use of YouTube, and a merging of urban and rural in Thailand.
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