Tag: racial wealth divide
Andre M. Perry’s Know Your Price: Valuing Black Lives and Property in America’s Black Cities reveals the web of historical and contemporary socioeconomic barriers that maintain the racial wealth divide and does this through personal narrative, history, and an exploration of a wide array of social issues.
Black people were excluded from many of the income and wealth-building programs that helped build the foundation of white Americans’ wealth today.
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