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Can Boston Have A Middle Class?27:01
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In Mayor Marty Walsh's second inaugural address, he pledged to address the "fundamentals of middle-class opportunity" in Boston, namely housing and schools. But former Boston City Councilor Tom Keane says that we should forget about the possibility of growing, and maintaining, a thriving middle class in Boston.

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Tom Keane, former Boston City Councilor and regular contributor to WBUR's Cognoscenti. He tweets @tomkeaneboston.

Tito Jackson, former Boston City Councilor and special adviser to Parenting Journey. He tweets @titojackson.

This segment aired on February 27, 2018.

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