Resources

Mapping Prejudice has worked with a wide variety of media makers and researchers to tell the stories and explain the significance of racial covenants. Below you'll find news stories, presentations, journal articles and resources for educators.

Open Rivers

Rethinking the Mississippi

Playground of the People? Mapping Racial Covenants in Twentieth-Century Minneapolis

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Covenants and Environmental Justice
Data/GIS for Racial Justice
History of Racial Covenants
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TPT

TPT: Historic Housing Segregation in Minneapolis: Kirsten Delegard details a project that maps the racial covenants of a bygone era.

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Contemporary Legacies of Covenants
History of Racial Covenants
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Star Tribune

Massive project works to uncover racist restrictions in Minneapolis housing deeds.

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Southwest Journal

Dateline Minneapolis: Tracing the legacy of prejudice.

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History of Racial Covenants
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Minnesota Alumni

Making the Invisible Visible

A project at the U maps Minneapolis's history with racial housing covenants.

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Contemporary Legacies of Covenants
Reparative Policy
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Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder

How racist was your neighborhood?

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Contemporary Legacies of Covenants
History of Racial Covenants
Reparative Policy
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Southwest Journal

Exhibit documents housing discrimination.

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Community Activism
Contemporary Legacies of Covenants
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Fox 9

Fox 9 Presents: North at a Crossroads - Documentary explores the inherent contradictions of Minneapolis' racial inequality.

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Contemporary Legacies of Covenants
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UMN College of Design Blog

Owning Up: Racism and Housing in Minneapolis.

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Community Activism
Contemporary Legacies of Covenants
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VERVE

Placemaker's Post

Project Director, Kirsten Delegard, talks Mapping Prejudice origins, impact and future.

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History of Racial Covenants
Housing Crisis
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Minnesota Daily

UMN faculty research guides Minneapolis 2040 plan

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Contemporary Legacies of Covenants
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Star Tribune

Measure Allowing Minnesota Homeowners to Renounce Racist Language on Titles Advances.

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Minnesota Lawyer

In the Hopper: Restrictive covenants, bar mix, data breaches.

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History of Racial Covenants
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Minnesota Spokesman Recorder

Film links Minneapolis’ Jim Crow past to present-day disparities.

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Community Activism
Contemporary Legacies of Covenants
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Star Tribune

Like our own Ken Burns, TPT filmmaker mines Minnesota history.

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Community Activism
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