How a tip about Habitat for Humanity became a story about poor people being forced out of their homes
Habitat for Humanity in Americus, Ga (Shutterstock)

This story was co-published with IRE. Last August, I obtained dozens of internal documents from the New York City affiliate of Habitat for Humanity. The story my sources had in mind alleged that the nonprofit had become unwittingly involved in a massive money-laundering operation. Former employees had already voiced similar suspicions to their superiors and Habitat…