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Concrete's Climate Problem / Supporting Not Criminalizing Students

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A Truebeck construction crew pours concrete at the future University High School
Mary Catherine O'Connor
A Truebeck construction crew pours concrete at the future University High School

Today on Crosscurrents, we learn how cement and concrete produce almost as much carbon dioxide as cars. We bring you a story that exlpores the climate issues with our most used building material. Then, we learn how high school suspension rules in California have changed to protect students.