Ensuring Safe, Stable Housing Should Be Top Priority For New Administration, Congress
Source: Forbes, Sarah Chamberlain
Over my next few columns, I’ll be addressing some issues that the President-Elect and 117th Congress need to be prioritizing as it relates to equity for women and families. We need to undo some damage that has been done over the past few years but also talk about how we can ensure everyone can live and work free from discrimination based on sex.
Let’s start with safe and stable housing, given the very real possibility that 40M people are at risk of eviction in the coming months. This is not only a gender issue; it’s also a racial justice issue since black women face eviction at more than double the rate of white renters, according to a report released earlier this year by the ACLU Women’s Rights Project and Data Analytics team... Read More