Racial bias wouldn't make sense for lenders. There are other reasons for rejecting borrowers.
Some challenges are indeed best met with open hearts.
Empathy for border crossers is one thing, policy is another.
Two events in the news this week highlight the situation.
Can a lawmaker really still be detained for political reasons?
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