How Real Estate Segregated America

@article{Taylor2018HowRE,
  title={How Real Estate Segregated America},
  author={Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor},
  journal={Dissent},
  year={2018},
  volume={65},
  pages={23 - 32}
}
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