1/17/2023 @03:00 pm

THE BAD HOUSING BLUES: Discrimination in the Housing Choice Voucher Program in Memphis, Tennessee

On Tuesday, January 17, from 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm EST, the National Fair Housing Alliance, in partnership with the Legal Defense Fund (LDF), will commemorate the 55th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act by hosting a webinar entitled THE BAD HOUSING BLUES: Discrimination in the Housing Choice Voucher Program in Memphis, Tennessee. This event will feature the following speakers:

  • Julián Castro, Former HUD Secretary, Thurgood Marshall Institute Senior Research Fellow, LDF
  • Lisa Rice, President and CEO, NFHA  
  • Lisa Cylar Barrett, Director of Policy, LDF 
  • Roshun Austin, President and CEO, The Works, Inc. 
  • Morgan Williams, General Counsel, National Fair Housing Alliance


The webinar marks the release of an in-depth research report written by NFHA (National Fair Housing Alliance) and the Legal Defense Fund (LDF), examining housing discrimination at the crossroads of race and economic inequality in Memphis, TN.