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The forgotten South Carolina

The Post and Courier in Charleston, SC, has launched a series exploring why South Carolina can't shake the disparities in education, health care and economic opportunity that keep it at the bottom of every list you want to be at the top of, and the top of every list you want to be at the bottom of.

Using data on education, health and economic development, the Post and Courier revealed two parallel worlds in South Carolina: "One where life reflects the modern national average on most measures, and a forgotten one that has been left behind as the rest of the state advanced in education, health and economic opportunity."

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