Courtney Martin is an author and entrepreneur. Her latest book, Learning in Public: Lessons for a Racially Divided America from My Daughter’s School, explores White parents and the unfinished business of school integration through a mix of memoir and reportage. She is co-founder of The Solutions Journalism Network and FRESH Speakers Bureau, has a popular newsletter called Examined Family, and has two TED talks totaling nearly 6 million views. She earned the Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics, a residency from the Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Centre, and an honorary Ph.d. from Art Center of Design. She lives with her family in a co-housing community in Oakland, where she also co-leads the local chapter of Integrated Schools.

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