Housing Segregation and Redlining in America: A Short History | Code Switch | NPR

Housing Segregation and Redlining in America: A Short History | Code Switch | NPR

May 30, 2022 7 Views

In 1968, Congress passed the Fair Housing Act that made it illegal to discriminate in housing. Gene Demby of NPR’s Code Switch explains why neighborhoods are still so segregated today.

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• Read or listen to: “‘The Color Of Law’ Details How U.S. Housing Policies Created Segregation” at https://n.pr/2HgqATh

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