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Below are relevant research terms that may be used to conduct further research on this topic:

  • Fair Housing Act
  • Racial discrimination
  • Discriminatory intent
  • Disparate impact
  • Affordable housing
  • Civil Rights Act
  • Housing and Urban Development
  • Discriminatory conduct
  • Racial steering
  • Housing segregation
  • Zoning
  • Integrated housing
  • Redlining



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