Biracial Couple Faces Home Appraisal Bias; Lessons Zoom Can't Teach

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Married couple Abena and Alex Horton received a higher home appraisal when Abena Horton, who is Black, and their biracial son were not home. They join us to talk about the experience. And, as many schools continue to hold remote classes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some researchers say that being physically apart from their peers limits students' emotional and social development. Jad Sleiman of WHYY's The Pulse reports. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Sept. 23, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This segment aired on September 23, 2020.


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