Affordable housing in Wisconsin town meets racist opposition

March 2011
New York Amsterdam News;3/31/2011, Vol. 102 Issue 13, p4
The article reports on the legal suit filed by MSP Real Estate and Deer Creek Homes against the city of New Berlin in Wisconsin and its Mayor Jack Chiovatero after the city rescind tst approval on the housing project because of an uprising and opposition of racists.


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