Poison Profits

Feature (New York)

Poison Profits

March 31, 2016 | Nicky Forster , Scilla Alecci | Huffington Post , WNYC (NY)
Lead paint is making New York City’s children sick — and some landlords see it as the cost of doing business.
Tags: Housing: Eviction | Lead Poisoning

The Choice: Homelessness Or Poison

Feature (NATIONAL)

The Choice: Homelessness Or Poison

March 24, 2016 | Bryce Covert | ThinkProgress
We know exactly how to eliminate lead hazards and keep children safe. Yet federal regulations that are supposed to protect these families in any kind of housing, public and private, have lagged far behind.
Tags: Housing: Discrimination | Lead Poisoning