Historian Says Don't "Sanitize" How Our Government Created Ghettos

2015

By: National Public Radio

https://www.npr.org/2015/05/14/406699264/historian-says-dont-sanitize-how-our-government-created-the-ghettos

Social Equity

This audio recording with Richard Rothstein addresses the legacy of government-sponsored segregation in America’s cities. It discusses the use of the word ghetto, the evolving federal policy frameworks that created and reproduced segregated spaces, and real estate blockbusting.