The Desegregation Think Tank
November 18, 2020 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
The COVID-19 outbreak in America in the spring of 2020 has disproportionately impacted the black community in America, exposing long-standing vulnerabilities. This impact has shed a long-overdue light on the connection between wealth, health, housing, and race in America. The epidemic itself did not create the disproportions of this disaster; it was created by housing policy installed and uncorrected over generations of American history.
Jerrod Delaine is an experienced real estate developer as well as designer and builder. He’s a currently a professor at Pratt Institute.