I’m a black man. Here’s what happened when I booked an Airbnb.
Rohan Gilkes

As an Airbnb host in a mostly black neighborhood, we have the opposite happen sometimes… guests who come and tell us that our neighborhood isn’t safe! (Not ask, tell… if they asked we could send them the crime maps proving we chose a safe place to live)

Always upsets us because we love our neighbors, I grew up in whitewhitewhite suburbs and no one was ever as friendly or generous as our neighbors now.

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