Civil Rights Groups Call for Mortgage Industry Reform

Last December, the nation's largest civil rights organizations, along with several community-based and consumer advocacy groups, came together for the "Save Our Homes: Restructure Loans, Not Repossess Homes" rally held in New York's Financial District (Wall Street). The alliance offered strategies to end the mortgage crisis as well as predatory, discriminatory practices that plague the lending industry and have resulted in a record number of home foreclosures. Read More...