Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 12, 2020.
George W. “Mac” McCarthy continues the African American Heritage House Lecture Series in Week Seven.
McCarthy is president and CEO of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. Before joining the Lincoln Institute in 2014, Mac directed Metropolitan Opportunity at the Ford Foundation which sought to provide disadvantaged people better access to good jobs and other opportunities for advancement by supporting regional planning.
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