The Brian Lehrer Show Edit this Published in The Brian Lehrer Show Educating for a Cohesive Citizenry Listen 11 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/31816/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend E.D. Hirsch, retired professor of education and humanities at the University of Virginia, advocates for core curricula and public schools in his new book, The Making of Americans: Democracy and Our Schools.