Muppet relates to kids with jailed parents

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by KVUE News

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Posted on June 19, 2013 at 8:26 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jun 19 at 12:06 PM

A new muppet on Sesame Street will once again take on tough issues.

The children's TV series plans to introduce Alex, a muppet whose father is in jail. It's part of Sesame Street's effort to help kids understand and cope with parental incarceration.

Sesame Street says one in 28 American children reportedly have a parent in prison.  
 

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