Rights & Justice

All Americans deserve to live a life free of injustice. The Century Foundation explores ways of addressing growing inequality, promoting democracy, scaling back America’s ever-expanding penal state, and ensuring personal rights in the post-9/11 era.

Basic & stylish vector drawing of houses.

An Economic Fair Housing Act

As the nation prepares to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the 1968 Fair Housing Act next year, it is an opportune time to reflect on how housing policies can and should be substantially revised to combat racial and income segregation.