And you wonder why people don't own their homes
Cause the racist bank wouldn’t fucking mortgage a loan

from Immortal Technique – Harlem Renaissance Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Due to redlining, Black neighborhoods couldn’t get mortgages or other forms of loans and lost their ability to own homes.

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