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Housing discrimination timeline
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Housing discrimination timeline

  June 13, 1933 Home Owners’ Loan Corporation was established. Banks would determine a neighborhood’s risk for loan default and redline neighborhoods that were at high risk of default. These neighborhoods tended to be African American neighborhoods, whereas the white-middle-class Americans were able to receive housing loans. Over decades, as the white middle-class Americans left…

Urban Health Media Photo Gallery
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Urban Health Media Photo Gallery

U.S. Surgeon General and Dr. Jerome Adams poses with former UHMP student Karla Lozano, left, and her sister, Elizabeth Lozano who now attends George Washington University on a full scholarship. UHMP students interview psychotherapist Dr. Roblyn Lewter about mental health stigma and domestic violence. Former UHMP student Riley Johnson and her mother are shown at…

Doctor, UHMP 18

Tackling The Big Questions For Better Health

Dr. Michael Ehmann (left) with Larry Cohen, the founder of the Prevention Institute.   First came the liquor store and then the fried fish and chicken carry-out. “Where’s the check cashing place?” I half-joked to the teenagers of the Urban Health Media Project in the back seats. “Or the church and the laundromat,” Reggie Payne…

IMessage Saviors
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IMessage Saviors

    Four African American teenaged girls started a group-chat that was originally intended to be about gossip and interesting situations they’d come across in their communities. However, it wound up leaving a more serious mark on each of its members.  As the members became more open to each other, the group chat slowly turned…

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