Senate poised to roll back watchdog effort to prevent discrimination in auto lending market | The Washington Post The Senate is poised to vote this week to rescind a five-year old Obama-era policy warning auto lenders against allowing minority borrowers to be charged more than their white peers.

The Senate is poised to vote this week to rescind a five-year old Obama-era policy warning auto lenders against allowing minority borrowers to be charged more than their white peers.

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A New Black American Dream | The New York Times African-American parents can’t stop demanding equality, but perhaps we need to start dreaming of a different kind of success

African-American parents can’t stop demanding equality, but perhaps we need to start dreaming of a different kind of success.

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Bail Project opens office in St. Louis, offers solidarity for those who cannot afford to post bail | The St. Louis American Many will eventually plead guilty without a chance to have their day in court, because the other option is remaining in jail until their trial date, which could be years in the future.

Many will eventually plead guilty without a chance to have their day in court, because the other option is remaining in jail until their trial date, which could be years in the future.

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Does the White Working Class Really Vote Against Its Own Interests? | Politico Trump’s first year in office revived an age-old debate about why some people choose race over class—and how far they will go to protect the system.

Trump’s first year in office revived an age-old debate about why some people choose race over class—and how far they will go to protect the system.

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African-American unemployment hit record low December 2017 | The Philadelphia Tribune WASHINGTON (AP) — Years of steady hiring and economic growth have delivered a cumulative benefit for at least one group that hasn't always shared in America's prosperity.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Years of steady hiring and economic growth have delivered a cumulative benefit for at least one group that hasn’t always shared in America’s prosperity.

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