Fair Housing’s Unfinished Business
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Fair Housing’s Unfinished Business

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   In early September, public policy experts, housing advocates, civil…

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Holding the Loretta Lynch Nomination Hostage
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Holding the Loretta Lynch Nomination Hostage

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   It is ironic that April is Fair Housing Month…

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Will the Supreme Court Evict Fair Housing Law?
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Will the Supreme Court Evict Fair Housing Law?

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   Although a series of civil rights laws were enacted…

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To Be Equal: Lowering the Mortgage Down Payment Requirement
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To Be Equal: Lowering the Mortgage Down Payment Requirement

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   “Every American lives in safe, decent, affordable and…

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Senate Bill Might Evict Affordable Housing Goals
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Senate Bill Might Evict Affordable Housing Goals

  By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist In an unconventional move, legislation designed to reshape the…

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Fighting Poverty on Two Fronts
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Fighting Poverty on Two Fronts

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Baines Johnson declared a…

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‘Never’ Say We Haven’t Made Progress
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‘Never’ Say We Haven’t Made Progress

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   Selma, Ala., the county seat of Dallas County,…

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Mel Watt is Ideal Choice to Lead FHFA
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Mel Watt is Ideal Choice to Lead FHFA

By  Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   President Obama recently nominated Melvin (Mel) Watt, a long-time…

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Advocates Push to Preserve Foreclosure Program
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Advocates Push to Preserve Foreclosure Program

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   A broad coalition of state and national organizations is…

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Black American’s Never-Ending Challenge
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Black American’s Never-Ending Challenge

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist Within a matter of days late last month, four…

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