Alana Semuels

Journalist (NATIONAL)
Staff writer at The Atlantic. She was previously a national correspondent for the Los Angeles Times.

Links: @AlanaSemuels | (Current as of: June 22, 2015)


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News Story

When Wall Street Is Your Landlord

Alana Semuels
Atlantic, The
February 13, 2019
With help from the federal government, institutional investors became major players in the rental market. They promised to return profits to their investors and convenience to their tenants. Investors are happy. Tenants are not.

Feature

A House You Can Buy, But Never Own

Alana Semuels
Atlantic, The
April 10, 2018
African Americans in the same neighborhoods decimated by subprime lending are now being targeted with new predatory loan offerings, a lawsuit argues.

News Story

The Supreme Court Walks a Fine Line on Race

Alana Semuels
Atlantic, The
June 25, 2015
As the Supreme Court rules in favor of disparate impact claims under the Fair Housing Act, segregation remains.

Feature

Has America Given Up on the Dream of Racial Integration?

Alana Semuels
Atlantic, The
June 19, 2015
This feature dives into the history on racial integration in housing through the story of the city of Beaumont, Texas.



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