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MIT Economist: While the White, Wealthy Few...

Much these days is said of income inequality in the U.S., of the gaping, ever-expanding chasm that separates the haves from the have nots,...

The Real Reason for America’s Racial Wealth...

A new study called "The Asset Value of Whiteness: Understanding the Racial Wealth Gap" reveals that commonly accepted solutions to closing the gap are...

As President Obama Recognizes Black History Month,...

As the nation celebrates Black History Month, America has much work to do, and a long way to go in doing right by Black...

Will San Francisco’s Black Population Vanish as...

  The Fillmore District of San Francisco once housed so many Black people it was known as the “Harlem of the West.” Jazz clubs lined...

Johns Hopkins Study Finds Black Homebuyers Better...

A new study counters the narrative of the American Dream and home ownership, particularly as it applies to Blacks. A new Johns Hopkins University study...

10 Legitimate Proposals That Could Finally Close...

Stricter Enforcement of Housing Anti-Discrimination Laws There are a plethora of ways Black would-be homeowners are discriminated against when trying to get mortgage loans or...

Yet Again Kanye West Insists That It’s...

When Kanye West took to the stage of the Oxford University Museum of Natural History on Monday, he gave a speech that covered everything...

White Americans Have 22 Times More Wealth...

White Americans have 22 times more wealth than blacks -- a gap that nearly doubled during the Great Recession. The median household net worth for...