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Columbus Urban League

As the National Urban League conference continues in Columbus this week, two former employees of its Columbus chapter have filed a federal lawsuit against the group.

Redlining in Columbus

Apr 6, 2018
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The Columbus Urban League has been fighting discriminatory housing practices in Columbus for the past century. One of the issues they focus on is redlining, the illegal practice of refusing loans to those living in certain areas or with certain characteristics.

Join us today as we discuss redlining and the Columbus Urban League's efforts to combat it.

Redlining in Columbus

Feb 27, 2018
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The Columbus Urban League has been fighting discriminatory housing practices in Columbus for the past century. One of the issues they focus on is redlining, the illegal practice of refusing loans to those living in certain areas or with certain characteristics.

Join us today as we discuss redlining and the Columbus Urban League's efforts to combat it.

Debbie Holmes

Credit scores are all-important.  That number determines whether we can buy a car or house, and what we'll pay in interest.  For low income people, raising a credit score can be a challenge.  A new program aims to help people raise their scores and then keep them high. 

10:00 There are many misconceptions about fatherhood among inner-city men who are often dismissed as "deadbeat dads."  This hour, we'll take a look at how cultural changes have refocused the father-child bond and transformed the meaning of fatherhood among the urban poor. Guests

The Child Support Enforcement System

Aug 16, 2011

This hour, we'll talk about the child support enforcement system, what works best for the children and parents. Guests:

Central Ohio AIDS Community

Dec 1, 2009

Issues facing the AIDS community in Central Ohio and the challenges of raising awareness among the largest high risk groups, including African-Americans and young people age 13 - 24, with Columbus AIDS Task Force president/CEO Peggy Anderson and Columbus Urban League education and prevention services HIV/AIDS specialist Iris Velasco.