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Segregation Worse than 30 Years Ago… and There is No Easy Fix

www.nytimes.com/2019/05/10/us/threatening-the-future-the-high-stakes-of-deepening-school-segregation.html

Segregation is worse now than 30 years ago, especially in the north. And the problem will be very difficult to address by State or Federal laws given local zoning ordinances. Perversely the best chance to achieve integration MIGHT be gentrification where “urban homesteaders” move into economically distressed neighborhoods seeking low cost housing that is convenient to downtowns that are vibrant.

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