New York poor doors: a new discrimination?

Developers in US city build separate entrances for less wealthy residents, leading to claims of discrimination.

    Developers in New York have been accused of segregation after designing residential buildings with separate entrances for poorer residents.

    The US government gives tax breaks to developers who provide subsidised housing in their buildings, but many oppose giving public money to companies they accuse of discrimination.

    Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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