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This week, 30 Issues in 30 Days focuses on inequality beginning with a look at the victims of 2008’s foreclosure crisis. Yale economics professor Robert Shiller and then Roben Farzad of Bloomberg Businessweek provide two takes on how we got here -- and how we’ll get out. Former CIA operative Bob Baer and Slate culture critic June Thomas take on the Showtime drama "Homeland’s" accuracy regarding counterterrorism and its significance as post-9/11 entertainment. Plus: complaints of discriminatory test admissions policy at the city’s specialized high schools.