It Sticks With You

6 segments

First Lady Michelle Obama, like so many Americans, has a complex, multiracial ancestry. Rachel Swarns, New York Times correspondent and author of the new book American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White, and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama, discusses. Plus: teacher tenure in New Jersey; Marketplace New York bureau chief Heidi Moore talks about corporations and banks behaving badly; and New York Times columnist and economics professor Robert H. Frank discusses the Affordable Care Act.