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ISBN13: 9781631494536

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

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New York Times Bestseller * Notable Book of the Year * Editors' Choice Selection One of Bill Gates' "Amazing Books" of the Year Longlisted for the National Book Award This "powerful and disturbing history" exposes how American governments deliberately imposed racial segregation on metropolitan areas nationwide ( New York Times Book Review ). Widely heralded as a "masterful" ( Washington Post ) and "essential" ( Slate ) history of the modern American...

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Your Neighborhood Is Still Segregated

I absolutely enjoyed this book, because I did wonder for a long time how zoning in America worked. Why did it seem like the "nice" side of town was usually the north and the southside was reserved for POC? This book is the book you want to read if you're trying to discuss how the legacy of racism continues today and has broad implications.

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