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Guest Host: Marc Fisher
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- Antero Pietila Author, "Not In My Neighborhood: How Bigotry Shaped a Great American City" (Ivan R. Dee)
- David Freund Associate Professor of History, University of Maryland; Author of "Colored Property: State Policy and White Racial Politics in Suburban America" (University of Chicago Press)
- John Taylor President and CEO, National Community Reinvestment Coalition
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