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Resource ID: #28625
Subject: Housing Crisis
Source: David Schechter, Chance Horner, Jason Trahan, T. Nicole Waivers
Affiliation: WFAA TV
Date: November 22, 2020; December 6, 2020; December 13, 2020



“In this community, it's an economic embargo. If banks were equitable, we wouldn't have a housing problem. We wouldn't have an unemployment problem. We wouldn't have a police problem."Standing in the lot of his auto wholesaling business, in one of the highest-minority and lowest- income neighborhoods in Dallas, businessman Robert Pitre told WFAA-TV how banks redline the minority community; denying the credit needed to buy a home or fund a business.
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