Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams

The Push For Open Housing

Clip | 2m 55s

In 1962, Milwaukee is a segregated city with African Americans forced to live in an area surrounded by poverty. In an attempt to change, Alderman Phillips submits a landmark Open Housing ordinance to the city council. Unbeknownst to her, her actions will shake the city to its core.

Aired: 02/01/16

Rating: TV-PG

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