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  Need to Know, January 21, 2011: Care for disabled adults, Michael Vick’s dogs, China

This week, we visit with parents struggling to maintain care for their developmentally disabled adult children in the face of budget cuts. Plus: where are Michael Vick’s dogs now? And: the Amy Chua phenomenon.


  China and the U.S.: The Amy Chua firestorm and the Hu Jintao visit

Jon and Alison discuss the firestorm over ‘Tiger Mom’ Amy Chua’s controversial memoir. Then, they’re joined by two journalists to discuss Hu Jintao’s visit to the U.S. this week.


  ‘Tiger Mom’ Amy Chua responds to uproar

Author Amy Chua talks to Alison Stewart about her new memoir, and discusses the uproar over her “extreme” approach to parenting.

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