The legacies of colonialism, segregation, redlining and predatory lending have all contributed to abhorrent housing conditions for Black and Indigenous communities.
Home ownership is becoming more and more of a distant dream for working people. Public housing is deteriorating. For far too many, homelessness can be one missed paycheck away. And that’s just part of the story: our planetary home is in trouble too.
A Green New Deal for Housing can keep us safe, and slash inequality and climate pollution at the same time.