Sunday, December 15, 2019

Tag: redlining

Sen. Cory Booker Makes Zuckerberg Promise a...

https://youtu.be/F7OrC1RMNAY Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg promised Sen. Corey Booker on Tuesday that he would do his best to prevent improper police surveillance of Black Lives...

Housing Discrimination, Redlining and Lack of Land...

The wealth gap between African-Americans and whites has persisted for generations, but new research indicates that housing discrimination is the main culprit for this...

Racism in Home Ownership Is A Thing,...

In the United States, home ownership has been governed by racist institutional practices and policies for years, as more people are acknowledging these days. In...

Perfectly Legal: From Slave Codes to Tamir...

What is to be done when the law is the crime being committed?  Let it marinate for a minute. If there is a positive outcome...

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...

6 Ways Housing Discrimination Leads to Black...

When you look at socioeconomic maps of the U.S., it's clear that moderate to high levels of Black/white racial segregation are the norm for major...

Jim Crow of the North: 6 Things...

Across the nation, there have been thousands of communities that kept out African Americans by force, law, or custom. These communities are sometimes called...

7 Racist Reasons White People Gave to...

No Black Tenants In Detroit, whites protesting the construction of a federal housing project for war workers posted a sign with American flags reading, "We...

7 Financial Habits That Keep Black People...

Introduction In an open letter addressed to President Barack Obama on Sept. 6, 2011, economist Dr. Claud Anderson offered suggestions to improve the economy for...