There continues to be a housing crisis in the United States. It came long before the Great Recession in 2008 and continues to impact communities of color and poor people across the country. Unaffordable, unsustainable housing contributes to instability, poverty, health inequity, and a variety of other quality of life factors.
"Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City" by Matthew Desmond
"The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America" by Richard Rothstein
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