racial discrimination

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New state rules will require real estate agents and brokers in New York to inform their clients about anti-discrimination laws or lose their license and have to pay fines.

Orna Wachman from Pixabay

Nearly 75% of New York voters say racial and religious minority groups experience discrimination in the state. That’s according to a report released yesterday on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Michael Conroy / AP

Several New York State Senate committees held a joint public hearing on Long Island Thursday to hear testimony from regional civil rights and housing groups on recent reports of racial discrimination by real estate agents.

Courtesy of the Suffolk County Legislature

Suffolk County has established a special task force to investigate housing discrimination.

David McBee from Pexels

Several civil rights groups and community advocates on Long Island will hold a town hall on housing discrimination on Tuesday.