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Councilor seeks fair housing zoning law
Boston City Council is moving forward with a zoning amendment that aims to make direct changes that assure fair housing for all and prevent displacement.
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There’s no place for racial animus in Roxbury
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There’s no place for racial animus in Roxbury
Most people attribute success to their unfailing acumen, but they believe that failure results from invidious causes. Primarily the hostile acts of others did them in. That is how racial attitudes may arise. This process is now at work in Roxbury as some residents blame whites for the declining availability of moderate priced rental housing. Ironically, this turn of events occurs in the year of the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act.
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