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Civil Rights News: Immigration Reform Politics; Forceclosure Crisis Unfixed; Equality in California School Funding

Compiled by Emily Van Dusen, a Spring 2013 intern at The Leadership Conference Education Fund Citing Rubio’s Ideas on Immigration Reform, White House Sees Hope for Bipartisan Deal By David Nakamura and Felicia Sonmez The Washington Post While gun control … Continue reading

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Watch ‘American Banksters’: The Scam Artists Behind the Housing and Foreclosure Crisis

The damage caused by the “banksters” is epic and millions of Americans have a paid a heavy price. As the story goes, low-income and minority communities were targeted by “subprime” lenders peddling tricky loans. Mortgage brokers falsified documents to get … Continue reading

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Tired of Banks Picking Your Pockets with Debit Card Fees?

In a recent New York Times “Room for Debate” column, Wade Henderson, president and C.E.O. of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, and Michael Calhoun, president of the Center for Responsible Lending, discuss the need to crack down … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Warren Talks Attacks to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on The Daily Show

Video of Elizabeth Warren on The Daily Show Continue reading

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