Racist Housing Policies Could Be Ignored Under New Measure

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The U.S, unfortunately, does not have the best record of providing safe and affordable housing to all citizens regardless of race and income.

Policies like restrictive covenants, sub-prime loans, and de jure segregation still have dangerous effects to this day. Although the Fair Housing Act of 1968 outlawed discrimination in housing practices, many lending…