Asheville activists, officials want new board to battle racism, gentrification

Asheville activists, officials want new board to battle racism, gentrification

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(Photo: E.M. Ball, D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina Asheville) ASHEVILLE – A new city body could spearhead one of the region’s most ambitious efforts against institutional racism and other forms of discrimination, proponents say. A proposed human relations…