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Monarch Housing Associates in partnership with Seton Hall University Law School, the Anti-Poverty Network of NJ, and NJ Institute for Social Justice will host a Public Policy Forum on The Color of Law and its impact on segregation in NJ.
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
In The Color of Law (to be published by Liveright in May 2017), Richard Rothstein argues with exacting precision and fascinating insight how segregation in America—the incessant kind that continues to dog our major cities and has contributed to so much recent social strife—is the byproduct of explicit government policies at the local, state, and …
The Color of Law A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
In The Color of Law (published by Liveright in May 2017), Richard Rothstein argues with exacting precision and fascinating insight how segregation in America—the incessant kind that continues to dog our major cities and has contributed to so much recent social strife—is the byproduct of explicit government policies at the local, state, and federal levels To scholars and social critics, racism in our neighborhoods has long…
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America (Paperback)
In this groundbreaking history of the modern American metropolis, Richard Rothstein, a leading authority on housing policy, explodes the myth that America's cities came to be racially divided through de facto segregation--that is, through individual prejudices, income differences, or the actions of private institutions like banks and real estate agencies.
How the U.S. Government Segregated America
Richard Rothstein's magisterial new book tracks how the government segregated America—and how new policy, and new education, could save us.
Richard Rothstein, author of 'A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America' in...
'In this rigorous examination of U.S. housing policy, Richard Rothstein exposes a century of unconstitutional federal, state, and local ...
Richard Rothstein: "The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America"
In The Color of Law, Richard Rothstein argues with exacting precision and fascinating insight how segregation in America—the incessant kind that continues to dog our major cities and has contributed to so much recent social strife—is the byproduct of explicit government policies at the local, state, and federal levels. The Color of Law was designated …
Why America remains segregated
In many parts of the US, Americans of different races aren't neighbours - they don't go to the same schools, they don't always have access to the same services.
How Real Estate Segregated America
Real-estate interests have long wielded an outsized influence over national housing policy—to the detriment of African Americans.
How Public Policy Intentionally Segregated American Homeowners
Why is Seattle so racially segregated?
When you drive to north Seattle from south Seattle, you may notice that the city becomes a lot more white. That’s because north Seattle is 69 percent white
How a half century of redlining successfully segregated American neighborhoods
By Ofo Ezeugwu, huffingtonpost.com Home ownership – the means by which most Americans begin to generate familial wealth. Understanding this, I wanted to take a look at the history of home ownership, dating from the 1930’s through present day, and find out exactly how redlining impacted housing segregation in the United States, especially amongst the
How A Half Century Of Redlining Successfully Segregated American Neighborhoods
It’s important to understand this concept as it boxed out a chunk of America’s population from realizing the dream of acquiring a home.
Why are Seattle Public Schools still so segregated?
For years Seattle Public Schools have hosted magnet programs in schools with lots of students of color. But that doesn't help if those programs mostly serve white students.
A new documentary shows how the real-life Green Book helped black motorists navigate a segregated...
In the Oscar-winning "Green Book," the actual Green Book is relegated to a background prop. Now a new documentary shines a light on the pamphlet.
Segregated From Its History, How 'Ghetto' Lost Its Meaning
The original root language of "ghetto" is unknown. But its original meaning has long been clear. By the 17th century, Rome and Venice had segregated Jewish residents into ghettos.
Video: See How Milwaukee Schools Have Remained Segregated
Metro Milwaukee has a segregation problem. It's an issue prominently on display within area schools. Some say, school segregation in Milwaukee as bad today
These two words can keep neighborhoods segregated. Here’s what we can do about it.
“Development [near transit] must not compromise the integrity of stable neighborhoods.” That’s the kind of bland, boiler plate language that a local coalition of housing-minded groups says helps keep DC segregated.
King County collaboration to end homelessness named one of Top 25 “Innovations in American...
Funders Group of Committee to End Homelessness cited for multi-jurisdictional streamlining of funding and coordination of housing and supportive services A unique collaboration of key funders of homelessness housing and supportive services that sets regional priorities and coordinates support has been named one of the Top 25 "Innovations in American Government" by the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at Harvard's prestigious Kennedy School of…
Why the government should pay every American child an allowance
The U.S. has one of the highest child poverty rates in the developed world. It doesn't have to be this way.