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Here you can learn more about the national context of eminent domain and new instances of its use.

  • Black Lives Matter, Eminent Domain, Urban Renewal, and creating poor neighborhoods: U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx confronts legacy of interstate building and destruction of urban neighborhoods in speech this week. Not only did urban interstates displace low-income and working-class residents, but they created low-income, communities of color that are now decades old.