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Former President Barack Obama’s presidential library is supposed to cement his community organizing roots. However local organizers, from the very same side of town where Obama got his start, are fighting the project to get a community benefits agreement. Jeanette Taylor, education organizer of the Kenwood Oakland Community Organization, explains.
This episode is hosted by Todd Zwillich
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