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Kristen E. Jeffers is a MPA student at the University of North Carolina Greensboro concentrating in community and economic development. Her blog is The Black Urbanist.
African-Americans are leaving Northern cities and heading back to the South. What kind of life will they lead there?
When I look around, I mostly see only one type of person associated with the urbanist label: young, white, and male. Not many young, black and female, like me. It shouldn’t be that way.