'Black flight' in America's Rust Belt

Detroit, Cleveland and Buffalo have lost more than a quarter of their population over the last decade.

    The US cities of Detroit, Cleveland and Buffalo have lost more than a quarter of their population over the last decade.

    Once home to predominantly black Americans, many are now leaving in search of better opportunities and a different lifestyle, as Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Detroit.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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