The Table At Aspen


We've been taping The Table here at Aspen, with distinguished guests taking part as well as the usual Atlantic crew. Here are the first two segments of a conversation with C. Daniel Mote, Paul Verkuil, and Michael Bennet, on the subject: "Is Higher Education For Everyone?"

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Ross Douthat is a former writer and editor at The Atlantic.

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