Richard Rothstein is a senior fellow at the Haas Institute and a research associate at the Economic Policy Institute, where he works on policy issues regarding education and race. He currently researches and writes about the history of the government’s role in the creation of residential segregation. His most recent book is titled The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America.
In this talk, Rothstein will be exploring the alarming history that finally confronts how American governments in the 20th century deliberately imposed residential and racial segregation on metropolitan areas nationwide.
Thursday, January 25 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Lorton Hall, 207
2820 East 6th Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104-9700