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6 Ways Design Justice Benefits New Orleans

6 Ways Design Justice Benefits New Orleans byHeidi Travis on Wednesday, Mar 22nd, 2017 At a SXSW presentation on Design Justice, a perfectly-placed ‘Everybody vs. Injustice’ hat. By Heidi Travis More than 60 percent of the total population of New Orleans is African American. Twenty-seven percent of its citizens live below the poverty line. Though public monuments and spaces representing the history of oppression remain throughout the city, many [...]