Kojo speaks with "Speak No Evil" novelist and D.C. native Uzodinma Iweala about his second novel and how his local upbringing affects his storytelling.
Guest Host: Marc Fisher
A century ago, Baltimore enacted the first laws restricting where African Americans could live. The legacy endures, as race continues to play a role in where people live and the kinds of home loans they can get. We’ll look at the history of segregated neighborhoods and learn about a new study on race and predatory lending in Washington, D.C.
- 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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