Dream Deferred: Despite Incomes, Black Families Still Denied Access to Home Loans
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Dream Deferred: Despite Incomes, Black Families Still Denied Access to Home Loans

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) In recent weeks, a spate of news coverage has…

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Report: Blacks and Latinos Still Face Housing Discrimination in California
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Report: Blacks and Latinos Still Face Housing Discrimination in California

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Although many American families have modest financial means,…

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Black Couple Uses Housing Law to Sue over Slurs, Threats
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Black Couple Uses Housing Law to Sue over Slurs, Threats

Kate Brumback, ASSOCIATED PRESS     GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Citing a sliver of civil…

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Public Offices Discriminate Against Black Americans
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Public Offices Discriminate Against Black Americans

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – It’s an open secret that Black-sounding…

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An Indelible Black-and-White Line
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An Indelible Black-and-White Line

John Eligon, THE NEW YORK TIMES   ST. LOUIS (The New York Times) — When…

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HUD Announces New Rule to Combat Housing Discrimination
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HUD Announces New Rule to Combat Housing Discrimination

By Zenitha Prince Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper The U.S. Department of…

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Vouchers Help Families Move Far From Public Housing
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Vouchers Help Families Move Far From Public Housing

PLANO (New York Times) — Lamesa White and her four children moved in February from…

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Obama Administration to Unveil Major New Rules Targeting Segregation Across U.S.
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Obama Administration to Unveil Major New Rules Targeting Segregation Across U.S.

CHICAGO (The Washington Post) – When the Fair Housing Act was passed in 1968, it barred…

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Supreme Court Preserves Key Fair Housing Tool
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Supreme Court Preserves Key Fair Housing Tool

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   A long-awaited decision by the United States Supreme Court…

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Affordable Housing, Racial Isolation
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Affordable Housing, Racial Isolation

(The New York Times) — A Supreme Court ruling last week forcefully reminded state and…

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