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Economic Equity works to overcome the lingering effects of redlining, help communities of color build wealth, and ensure that our financial system works for all.

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‘Community Organizing’ Deserves to be Ridiculed

By Capital Research Center  Saturday, September 6, 2008 By Matthew Vadum Oh, the liberal apoplexy. The hard left has responded with delicious howls of indignation to GOP vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s belittling of ‘community organizing.’
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“Grade Inflation” Widespread in CRA Reviews, Greenlining Institute Charges

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) WASHINGTON – Federal bank regulators increasingly look the other way when major banks’ CRA reviews show low performance on lending, investments or services, allowing bank mergers that aren’t in the public interest…
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“Sewer Service”: Debt Collectors Gone Wild

About 30 million consumers—nearly one out of every 10 Americans—have accounts in collection, totaling $1,500 on average. This means that, in the hands of an unscrupulous debt collector, debt can make life hell for millions of consumers. Abusive debt collection…
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