“The sad reality is that unconscious bias is part of our society,” Mohit said at a heated Oakland City Council meeting last year, during the height of the controversy. “Platforms like Nextdoor sometimes act as a mirror that reflects the thoughts and fears that exist in our neighborhoods today.”
For Nextdoor, Eliminating Racism Is No Quick Fix
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Nextdoor has helped me to stay as far away as possible from neighbors with racist and xenophobic attitudes. I will not be able to change them, but I can definitely try to ignore them and reduce stress in my life, as long as they are not harming me.

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