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Connections: Discussing the impact of racially restrictive covenants in Monroe County

Aug 20, 2020

A new report from researchers at Yale shows how racial covenants and racist agreements in property deeds have created segregation in Monroe County.

Our guests discuss the history of those covenants, the impact they've had on communities, and how to undo their effects. Our guests:

Note: Here are some resources the guests recommend for more information on this subject: