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Banks Not Complying with Community Reinvestment Act – Small Business Credit Denied

Access to small business credit is a major contributor to local economies and job creation, but

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Community Reinvestment Act Encourages Banks to Meet Credit Needs of Their Communities

The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) is intended to encourage depository institutions to meet the credit needs of the communities in which they operate.

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“Flawed Flesh, Perfect Purpose” Author, Rocket Scientist Encourages Others to Pursue STEM Career

Flawed Flesh, Perfect Purpose, a compilation of thought-provoking short stories encouraging readers to utilize their fears, setbacks and failures to propel them …

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Civil Rights Group Condemns Bank of America’s End of Free Checking for Low-Income

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Says Action Will Deny Poor Consumers Access to Mainstream

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Response to Removal of Temporary Protective Status for Haitian Immigrants

Immigrants first received Temporary Protective Status as part of the Department of Homeland Security’s efforts to assist after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake…

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The Fairfax County Police Department released extremely disturbing video footage that shows the U.S. Park Police shooting and killing an unarmed Iranian-American man …

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NAACP Condemns Lack of Transparency in Fairfax County Park Police Shooting

The Fairfax County Police Department released extremely disturbing video footage that shows the U.S. Park Police shooting and killing an unarmed Iranian-American man …

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White Supremacist Town Manager Envisions “Homeland” for Whites

It’s indicative of the extent to which white supremacists live in a bubble that they believe their white ethno-state visions have even a chance of coming to fruition.

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Report Documenting Widespread and Unjust Civil Asset Forfeiture in Alabama

Jamey Vibbert, a car dealer in Dothan, became embroiled in civil asset forfeiture proceedings when prosecutors seized $25,000 he had been paid for two vehicles.

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Listening to and Believing Children

testimony from more than 150 sexual abuse survivors, Larry Nassar, the former team doctor for the U.S. gymnastics team, was sentenced to 40 to 175 years…

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Women’s March overpowers Matthew Heimbach’s Neo-Nazis in Knoxville

A small group of anti-racist activists had gathered across the street from the Locust Street Garage and were yelling up toward a contingent of black-clad white nationalists

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When Black Lives Mattered, Teaching About the Reconstruction Era

Every day brings new horrors as the U.S. president’s racist rhetoric and policies provide an encouraging environment for attacks on black people and other communities of color.

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