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Between water shut-offs and the foreclosure crisis, thousands of Detroiters are struggling to stay in their homes. A coalition of activists, academics, and researchers spent 18 months studying data from Detroit. They say their research “seems” to show a connection between water shut off’s and homes taken in foreclosure in strategic parts of Detroit.

We The People of Detroit Community Research Collective released the study: “Mapping The Water Crisis, The Dismantling Of African-American Neighborhoods In Detroit, Volume One.”

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