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DiDi Delgado

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DiDi Delgado is a contributor to publications such as the Huffington Post, Medium, and YES! Magazine; an organizer with the Cambridge chapter of Black Lives Matter; and an award-winning poet.
A black and white photograph from 1942 of a sign that read "We want white tenants in our white community."

Just as I Suspected, Paying Rent Is Racist

Every month millions of Black Americans hand over half of our livelihood to the descendants of those who forcefully brought our ancestors here to work for free. Essentially, America is in the business of charging its captives rent.