Yonkers, New York. Fearing crime andrnlower property values, Yonkers refusedrnto erect public housing units in high-incomernareas and impose school busing.rnThis was "grassroots tyranny," Bolickrnwrites, but fortunately the feds "blewrnthe whistle" on the city's "recalcitrance."rn"The brazen actions of the Yonkers cityrngovernment to perpetuate segregationrnwould have made . . .
January 1975April 21, 2022By The Archive
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