UNWELCOMED: A FAIR HOUSING HISTORY OF SALES & LENDING DISCRIMINATION EXHIBIT

Panel 5 (Blockbusting & Steering)

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Bibliography

-Ann Choi, Keith Herbert, Olivia Winslow, and Arthur Browne, “Long Island Divided,” Newsday, November 17, 2019: https://projects.newsday.com/long-island/real-estate-agents-investigation/.

-Ed Fujawa, “Marching on the Governor’s Mansion: The 1969 Protests in Opposition to Racism and Poverty,” Class900Indy, July 9, 2020: https://www.class900indy.com/post/marching-on-the-governor-s-mansion-the-1969-protests-in-opposition-to-racism-and-poverty

-Karen Narefsky, “How Real Estate Agents Keep Cities Segregated,” Interview with Max Besbris, Jacobin Magazine, November 2020: https://www.jacobinmag.com/2020/11/real-estate-agents-brokers-racism-inequality-housing.

-NAR President Charlie Oppler Apologizes for Past Policies that Contributed to Racial Inequality https://www.nar.realtor/newsroom/nar-president-charlie-oppler-apologizes-for-past-policies-that-contributed-to-racial-inequality.

 

Image Citation

-Recorder Article August 2, 1969, “‘Young’ Demonstrator Faces Governor’s Riot Troops,” The Indianapolis Recorder, August 2, 1969, pg. 1, accessed via the Hoosier State Chronicles: https://newspapers.library.in.gov/?a=d&d=INR19690802-01&e=–1969—–en-20-INR-1-byDA-txt-txIN-Butler+Tarkington+march——.

-Recorder Article July 19, 1969, “Some Marched, Others Had Easier Way,” The Indianapolis Recorder, July 19, 1969, pg. 1, accessed via the Hoosier State Chronicles: https://newspapers.library.in.gov/?a=d&d=INR19690719-01&e=–1969—–en-20-INR-1-byDA-txt-txIN-Butler+Tarkington+march——.  

-Recorder Article March 15, 1969, “New Bill Bans Housing Bias ‘Block Busting’”, The Indianapolis Recorder, March 15, 1969, pg. 1, accessed via the Hoosier State Chronicles:: https://newspapers.library.in.gov/?a=d&d=INR19690315-01.1.1&srpos=4&e=——-en-20-INR-1-byDA-txt-txIN-%22block+busting%22——

-Recorder Article June 16, 1979, “Congressional Black Caucus Reports to the People,” The Indianapolis Recorder, June 16, 1979, pg. 18, accessed via the Hoosier State Chronicles:: https://newspapers.library.in.gov/?a=d&d=INR19790616-01.1.18&srpos=6&e=——-en-20-INR-1-byDA-txt-txIN-%22block+busting%22——.

-1966 NAREB Article, “Forced Housing?” The Indianapolis News, June 1, 1966, pg. 9, accessed via Newspapers.com.

Timeline

Panel 1 (Introduction)

Panel 2 (Racial Covenants)

Panel 3 (Neighborhood Intimidation)

Panel 4 (Redlining)

Panel 5 (Blockbusting & Steering)

Panel 6 (Anti-Discrimination Efforts)

Panel 7 (New Forms of Discrimination)

Panel 8 (Today’s Outcomes & Strategies)