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Public Policy Forum on The Color of Law, May 16, 2018

On Wednesday, May 16, 2018, Monarch Housing Associates in partnership with Seton Hall University Law School, the Anti-Poverty Network of NJ, and NJ Institute for Social Justice will host a Public Policy Forum on The Color of Law. For more information click here. SPEAKER The Public Policy…

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50 Years Ago: President Johnson Signed The Fair Housing Act

Gene Demby of NPR’s Code Switch reviews the history of government policies that created and reinforced segregation.  The Fair Housing Act was an attempt to correct the situation that failed time and time again.  To watch the 6 1/2 minute…

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UPDATE: Know Your Rights!! Workshops on Housing Rights, March 28, 2018

March 22 workshop at Princeton Community Village  cancelled.  “Due to the storm and bad roads we are postponing tomorrow’s [March 22] workshop. Will get back to you with a new date shortly. “ KNOW YOUR RIGHTS!! WORKSHOPS ON HOUSING RIGHTS…

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The Race-Based Mortgage Penalty

A New York Times editorial decries discriminatory mortgage lending by banks in”A defiance of laws such as the Community Reinvestment Act of 1977 and the Fair Housing Act of 1968.  “An alarming new study by the Center of Investigative Reporting’s…

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Program to Spur Low-Income Housing Is Keeping Cities Segregated

“A review of federal data by The New York Times found that in the United States’ biggest metropolitan areas, low-income housing projects that use federal tax credits — the nation’s biggest source of funding for affordable housing — are disproportionately…

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