Sheryll Cashin

Sheryll Cashin is a professor of law at Georgetown University who writes about race relations, government, and inequality in America. She is a frequent radio, TV, and newspaper commentator who worked in the Clinton White House as an advisor on urban and economic policy.

The environmental case for integrated communities

The following passage is excerpted from The Failures of Integration: How Race and Class Are Undermining the American Dream. (For more on this issue, read an interview with the author.) The growing concern with sprawl creates an interesting possibility for …