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Story Publication logo January 15, 2021

How Decades of Housing Discrimination Hurts Fresno in the Pandemic

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Evictions were a crisis before millions of American's filed for unemployment. It's now a catastrophe...

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In Fresno, Calif., the coronavirus pandemic has magnified damage caused by decades of discriminatory housing practices. Residents of its poorest neighborhoods, mostly people of color, face eviction at a higher rate than their white neighbors. This video was released in partnership with Fresnoland.

This video was supported by the Pulitzer Center, The James Irvine Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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