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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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Losing Ground; Discrimination Faced by African American Farmers.

“The nation’s economy was built largely on black farm labor: in bondage for hundreds of years, followed by a century of sharecropping and tenant farming. A 1997 report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture said discrimination by the agency was…

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