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What ‘Livability’ Looks Like for Black Women

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    no_exit
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    My girlfriend linked me this recently, I was pretty surprised at how high Boston is on the lists, since it's notoriously racist and the CoL is absurdly high. It's an interesting article though. As...

    My girlfriend linked me this recently, I was pretty surprised at how high Boston is on the lists, since it's notoriously racist and the CoL is absurdly high. It's an interesting article though. As always, don't read the comments if you value your brain cells.

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    1. Micycle_the_Bichael
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      Yeah I was really surprised by Boston being as high as it was, especially given the boston globe article about wealth disparity along racial lines (note: the original boston globe article is...

      Yeah I was really surprised by Boston being as high as it was, especially given the boston globe article about wealth disparity along racial lines (note: the original boston globe article is behind a paywall. Source if anyone knows how to get past it: https://apps.bostonglobe.com/spotlight/boston-racism-image-reality/series/image/). I'm sure there is nuance under the surface of what they were measuring that helps explain this seeming contradiction.

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