Fred Blackwell Speaks On Blacks Being Left Out of 'Urban Development'
1 year ago
Black people are disappearing in San Francisco, St. Louis and Chicago
Peep this clip of PolicyLink founder and CEO Angela Glover Blackwell and Fred Blackwell, executive director of the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency (SFRA), who is overseeing efforts to improve and expand fair housing and economic development opportunities in the city. In the interview, they look closely at the decline of African-American populations in major metro areas like San Francisco, New York, St. Louis, and Chicago, and what it means for the future of America’s cities and communities.
In layman's terms, they talk about how and why Black people are being left out of "urban development" efforts.