Decline of Public Housing

Ben Austen talked about his Harper’s article, “The Decline and Fall of Public Housing.” He also responded to telephone… read more

Ben Austen talked about his Harper’s article, “The Decline and Fall of Public Housing.” He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He discussed the history and evolution of public housing, the designs and flaws of the the buildings, and his research for the article. 

This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Decline of Public Housing

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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May 9, 2012

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  • May 09, 2012 | 9:22am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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