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Sherrilyn Ifill and Richard Rothstein Join NPR’s 1A to Address the Continued Effects of Housing Segregation

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill and LDF Fellow Richard Rothstein join NPR/WAMU 88.5’s program 1A on an episode entitled “The Long History and Lasting Legacy of Housing Segregation.” Other guests included: Jim Carr, Coleman A. Young Endowed Chair and Professor in Urban Affairs, Wayne State University; Visiting Fellow with the Roosevelt Institute; consultant to the National Association of Real Estate Brokers and Nela Richardson chief economist at Redfin. Richard discusses his new book The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America and Sherrilyn talks about LDF's history and continued work fighting housing discrimination. 

For more information, visit 1A’s website.