Letters and Politics

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

Today host Mitch Jeserich talks to Richard Rothstein about the history of housing law in the Twenty century.  How it meant to segregate beyond the South and how this led to wealth inequality today.  Richard Rothstein is a research associate of the Economic Policy Institute and a fellow at the Thurgood Marshall Institute of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and of the Haas Institute at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How our Government Segregated America.

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