Charles Street displays both generational wealth and the legacy of racism | READER COMMENTARY

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Mind you, working class whites did not build and purchase these homes. They were not built for people who worked at Sparrows Point, Glen L. Martin or Waverly Press. They were business owners, white collar professionals such as doctors, lawyers, dentists, engineers, etc. Communities like this, all over the country, are the beneficiaries of the “white flight” construct with all-white Christian schools, all-white churches and health care accessibility.