34+ Color Of Law Book
PNG. 'the color of law' is a great book because it is focused on disputing the legal amnesia of the robert's court that plays to the safety of continued white privilege by denying the reality of decades of intentional racism which manifests itself as segregation. Rothstein marshals his evidence like a lawyer to show.
Delaware county district library (ohio). With echos from harper lee's, to kill a mocking bird and also john. In united states law, the term color of law denotes the mere semblance of legal right, the pretense or appearance of right;
A forgotten history of how our government segregated america.
The color of law, by richard rothstein, documents a nationwide governmental approval in housing segregation and discrimination strategies. .amazing books of the year one of publishers weekly 's 10 best books of the year longlisted for the national book award for nonfiction an npr nationwide ( new york times book review ). Delaware county district library (ohio). Masterful…the rothstein book gathers meticulous research showing how governments at all levels long employed racially discriminatory policies to deny blacks the opportunity to live in neighborhoods.