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By Richard Rothstein
January 20, 2020
In the mid-20th century, federal, state and local governments pursued explicit racial policies to create, enforce and sustain residential segregation. . .
By John Henneberger
January 23, 2020
HUD Secretary Ben Carson took action earlier this month to give up on our nation’s 50-year legal commitment to housing integration.
In a proposed new rule, Secretary Carson supports the gutting . . .
By Kathleen McCormick
January 16, 2020
With the arrival of 2020, Minneapolis becomes the first major U.S. city to implement a ban on single-family zoning in every neighborhood. For decades, single-family zoning . . .
By DARCEL ROCKETT | CHICAGO TRIBUNE
JAN 28, 2020
Among Chicago’s many notable histories, one narrative in particular stems from real estate. Issues like redlining . . .
by LINDA POON
JANUARY 22, 2020
American cities face increasingly unbearable summers—but the heat isn’t distributed equally. Low-income and minority neighborhoods can get significantly warmer . . .
by Maura McDermott
January 17, 2020
The National Association of Realtors is making sweeping changes in its approach to housing discrimination. . .