The Biden Administration is Finally Ready to Show Teeth on Housing Discrimination

Vox, Jan. 23, 2023–Rachel M. Cohen
For 55 years, the Fair Housing Act has required communities to certify they are working to reduce government-sponsored segregation. But for decades, HUD did little to ensure cities were actually following through. A new regulation, the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing rule, is meant to give that desegregation mandate some teeth.