A New Way To Rank Colleges, FBI Cracks Down On Child Sex Trafficking, Using Less

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The current college ranking system doesn’t put a premium on the employment and earning prospects of graduates from each university. Rob Ferrett and Veronica Rueckert hear about President Obama’s push to change that. Then they talk to a human trafficking expert about the FBI’s latest crackdown on child sex trafficking in the United States and hear from an advocate for less consumption.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Nicholas Hillman Guest
  • Birdgette Carr Guest
  • Madeleine Somerville Guest
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Marika Suval Producer

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