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Pitt report: Quality of life for black residents worse in Pittsburgh than in other cities

Fetal death is twice as likely to occur in cases of pregnant black women as opposed to white women in Pittsburgh according to the City’s Gender Equity Commission report.

By Emily Wolfe, News Editor

September 19, 2019

Pittsburgh has often been called one of the country’s “most livable cities.” But its relative “livability” might depend on whether or not you’re white.

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