Check out this article about the continuing effects of segregation in neighborhoods: “It’s more comfortable to talk about inequality and poverty outside the context of race. More than half the country thinks past or present discrimination is not a major factor in why black Americans face problems today…But in this country, we forced people into toxic neighborhoods based on the color of their skin, and it still plays an overwhelming role in which people gets a real shot to be healthy, happy, and hopeful.”

Read the full article at Vox: http://www.vox.com/2016/6/6/11852640/cartoon-poor-neighborhoods