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NPR News: A ‘Forgotten History’ Of How The U.S. Government Segregated America

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A ‘Forgotten History’ Of How The U.S. Government Segregated America
Author Richard Rothstein says the housing programs begun under the New Deal were tantamount to a “state-sponsored system of segregation,” in which people of color were purposely excluded from suburbs.

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