Inequality in housing in NYC

school children

Here are a couple of recent items relevant to our recent discussions of inequality in housing. The first is a story in the New York Times following a day in the life of two of the cities many homeless public school students: “!14,000 Students in N.Y.C. Are Homeless. These Two Let Us Into Their Lives.” The second reports the findings of a three year investigation by Newsday into discrimination in the residential real estate market on Long Island: “Long Island Divided.”