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Louisville’s Award-Winning Redlining Map Helps Drive Digital Inclusion Efforts

Location:
Louisville, KY
United States

Louisville (KY) has garnered much praise for an award-winning data map that visualizes the modern day effects of redlining — a practice that dates back to the 1930s, and involves racial and socioeconomic discrimination in certain neighborhoods through the systematic denial of services or refusal to grant loans and insurance.

Nonprofit group sues President Trump over infrastructure council

Location:
The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20500
United States

A nonprofit group is challenging President Donald Trump over his infrastructure council, claiming that the panel has been operating in secrecy and that its co-chairs have potential conflicts of interest.

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