Tag: Nikole Hannah-Jones
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Housing Enforcement Group Sues Bank for DiscriminationFebruary 2015
The lawsuit argues that the bank’s loan officers discriminated against minorities who applied for mortgages.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Housing Discrimination, the Supreme Court’s Latest Race CaseJanuary 2015
Many fear a Texas case could gut the landmark Fair Housing Act.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Affirmative Action RefocusedJune 2013
Following the Fisher v. University of Texas ruling, some call for class-based affirmative action. However, critics warn that may be the end of black and Latino representation in American colleges.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Westchester County Could Lose Millions for Fair Housing FailuresMarch 2013
County officials have one month to produce a plan that would end income-based discrimination and exclusionary zoning.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Another Race Case for a Hostile Supreme CourtMarch 2013
The court might well have opted to undo the fabric of race-conscious laws and policies thread by thread.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: A Colorblind ConstitutionMarch 2013
What Abigail Fisher’s affirmative action case is really about.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: How the Supreme Court Could Scuttle Critical Fair Housing RuleFebruary 2013
The court's review of a key concept used to enforce the 1968 Fair Housing Act could be a major setback for housing rights advocates.