Louisville Courier-Journal: “Nearly half of Louisville lives in ‘extreme segregation'”

A gripping and important story from reporter Jere Downs published in today’s ¬†paper that shows the ongoing need for organizations like MHC: “Almost a half-century after the local fair housing movement began in 1967, Louisville remains a deeply segregated city, with about half of all residents surrounded by people of their same race, according to a Metro Human Relations Commission report being issued today…”

Read the rest at the Courier-Journal Website: http://www.courier-journal.com/article/20140213/NEWS01/302130024/Nearly-half-Louisville-lives-extreme-segregation-