POLITICS
01/29/2015 10:38 am ET Updated Jan 29, 2015

As SCOTUS Considers Gutting Key Civil Rights Law, Segregation Gets More Sophisticated

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As I wrote about in “Big Data Has Potential to Both Hurt and Help Disadvantaged Communities,” information gathered by data brokers is increasingly having an influence on the composition of low-income neighborhoods through the use of algorithmically driven practices like predatory lending, target marketing and real estate development.

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