Race & Segregation in Northeast Ohio

Race & Segregation in Northeast Ohio

Lawrence Daniel Caswell
on Nov 08, 2016

Racism and segregation in Northeast Ohio was listed as one of the top six community challenges by Northeast Ohio residents in ideastream's 2015 Listening Project survey. As such, from January through March of 2016, ideastream focused its quarterly Listening Project survey on racism and segregation.

In the past couple of years, the rise in tensions between police and minority communities, as well as growing sentiments of disenfranchisement within those communities, has brought greater awareness to the disparities faced by people living in different parts of Northeast Ohio. 95% of Listening Project participants said that racism is a problem in northeast Ohio today.

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Joane Johnson
on Nov 09, 2016 - 9:59 am

My thoughts on white privilege happened last night.  The election of an unqualified man for the highest office in the land. No experience.  A businessman with no since of right and wrong.  He did not pay taxesl  He is trying to not pay the taxes on his latest  DC hotel.  He has numerous sexual assault charges against him and a possible pedophile case waiting in the wings but he is president.  Yet, President Obama was never deemed qualified as president.  He was taken to court to disproved his citizenship numerous times.  They wanted his high school records.  No vetting of Trump.  It's acutually an insult to Hamilton and the other founding fathers.  Even Burr had more going for him.