How ‘The Wire’ is inspiring new classroom curricula

Aired: 4/10/2016 | 0:03:42 | Clip
Columbia University this week held a conference on how lessons from ‘The Wire’ -- the critically acclaimed TV series on Baltimore’s inner-workings of gangs, media and government -- cut across academic disciplines. The show has become a popular talking point in many classrooms across the country. NewsHour’s Hari Sreenivasan reports.