Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Tag: HUD

Ben Carson Is So Concerned About Folks...

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson has proposed far-reaching changes that would significantly raise rents for low-income Americans living in subsidized housing. According to...

Sean Hannity Bought $90M In Properties Using...

Fox News host Sean Hannity claims he's being attacked for investing his own money after a damning report revealed the conservative commentator purchased several...

Ben Carson on How to Stay Out...

During a stop in Memphis, Tenn. earlier this month, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson sat down with a local woman who...

Congress Wants to Move Forward with Rolling...

There’s a gap between the haves and the have-nots, and for Black Americans it’s only grown wider with time. As Atlanta Black Star previously...

Can Seattle Lead the Way in Creating...

Renters in the United States face a number of barriers to getting the housing they need — from rising rents to credit checks to...

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Promises to Help...

Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson is promising to help hundreds of displaced residents from two derelict housing projects in the rural...

Tweet About Ben Carson Getting Stuck In...

A Twitter comment about Ben Carson getting stuck in an affordable housing complex elevator turned into a spirited back-and-forth over what the proper pronoun...

Federal Government Criminalizes Smoking in Public Housing...

The federal government just gave agencies across the nation 18 months to tell its public housing tenants they can't smoke anymore. On Wednesday, the Obama...

HUD Says Refusing to House Those with...

The Department of Housing and Urban Development has established a new set of guidelines to prevent discrimination against those with criminal backgrounds. The National Low-Income Housing...

Obama Announces New Plan to Combat Housing...

As Obama Reveals New Rules to Fight Housing Discrimination, Nearly One-Third of Whites Would Legalize It It's been nearly fifty years since the enactment of...

Predatory Lending and the Deliberate Destruction of...

By David A. Love Economic exploitation in the Black community is real, and a reminder that racism goes far beyond hating Black people and calling...

8 Accounts of Black People Being Used...

Gynecology Invented Through The Torture of Black Women In the 19th century, the father of modern gynecology, J. Marion Sims, conducted his research experiments on...

Government Sues Wells Fargo For Decade Of...

The U.S. government is suing Wells Fargo over claims that the bank made reckless home mortgage loans for a decade. In a lawsuit filed Tuesday...