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Lawsuit: DC Policies to Attract Affluent Millennials Discriminated Against Blacks

Jun 18, 2018

For more than a decade, DC officials have celebrated the city's economic renaissance, touting reinvigorated neighborhoods and glittering new attractions as evidence of Washington's emergence as a world-class metropolis. However, a new federal lawsuit alleges that the policies that officials initiated to attract younger, more affluent professionals discriminated against poor and working-class African Americans who have lived here for generations. Learn more.

Source: Washington Post