Tag: ERASE Racism

OpEd: How Local Governments Can End Housing Discrimination on Long Island

The federal and New York State governments have started the new year by taking promising steps toward ending housing discrimination. Now we need local governments on Long Island, one of the nation’s 10 most racially segregated metropolitan regions, to be part of this effort. 

Racism, Guns, Violence: South Carolina Shooting Highlights America’s Demons

“At the very core of America’s invention and creation there is this clear prejudice against people of color, and that’s part of America’s original birth defect.”

Mineola Landlord Settles Discrimination Lawsuit for $165K

“We brought this case because we had compelling evidence of racial discrimination and African Americans cannot be denied housing choice based on race."

Long Island Segregation Drives Educational Inequality 60 Years After Brown v...

If we came together to design a system that was going to segregate, it would be Nassau County."