Donald Trump Condemns Violent White Supremacists Rally In Charlottesville

When Trump was serving as the president of his family’s real estate company, the Trump Management Corporation, in 1973, the Justice Department sued the company for alleged racial discrimination against black people looking to rent apartments in Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island.

The lawsuit charged that the company quoted different rental terms and conditions to black rental candidates than it did with white candidates, and that the company lied to black applicants about apartments not being available, HuffPost reports

Trump called those accusations “absolutely ridiculous” and sued the Justice Department for $100 million in damages for defamation.

Without admitting wrongdoing, the Trump Management Corporation settled the original lawsuit two years later and promised not to discriminate against black people, Puerto Ricans or other minorities.

Trump also agreed to send weekly vacancy lists for his 15,000 apartments to the New York Urban League, a civil rights group, and to allow the NYUL to present qualified applicants for vacancies in certain Trump properties.

Just three years after that, the Justice Department sued the Trump Management Corporation again for allegedly discriminating against black applicants by telling them apartments weren’t available. 

Source : http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/donald-trump-not-racist_uk_5a5c898fe4b0fcbc3a11cede

Donald Trump Insists He Is 'Not A Racist': Here's 5 Times He Definitely Sounded Racist
Donald Trump’s long history of racism, from the 1970s to 2018
Racial tension is the reason Donald Trump is US president
Trump denies he used vulgarity to describe African countries
Trump denies 'sh*thole countries' remarks as condemnation mounts at home and abroad
Top 12 political moments from Trump's 1st year in office
Trump on vulgar comments: 'This was not the language used'
Breitbart: Trump is Not Racist Because He Likes Asian Workers
President Donald Trump denies he used vulgarity about Africa
[LIMITED STOCK!] Related eBay Products