The Housing Fix (Rebroadcast)


Manage episode 227736221 series 1538187
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.

Millions of Americans can’t afford rent and only a quarter of those who need government help get it. What happens to everyone else? For many, it means they live in squalor. But figuring out who’s responsible is harder than you think. In this episode of The FRONTLINE Dispatch, NPR correspondent Laura Sullivan heads to Dallas where the city, low income residents and a prominent landlord sometimes described as a slumlord, become the moving pieces in a century-and-a-half old problem.

This episode was done in collaboration with NPR.

This episode is a rebroadcast and originally aired on October 12, 2017.

19 episodes available. A new episode about every 30 days averaging 33 mins duration .