Friday, November 22, 2019

Tag: Economic exploitation

New Study Finds Banks Are Cheating Black...

A new study sheds more light on Baltimore and the racial and economic exploitation of its Black residents, particularly in the area of mortgage...

The Murder of Tyshawn Lee In Chicago...

The question must be asked: To what lengths are Black folks willing to go in order to extricate themselves from white supremacy? It is a...

The Fleecing of Black America: How Companies...

The economic exploitation of the Black community continues.  Lenders and collectors are pursuing a new tactic in fleecing Black neighborhoods, with the use of...

Senator Elizabeth Warren Acknowledges #BlackLivesMatter in Speech,...

Senator Elizabeth Warren has weighed in on the issue of racial injustice and inequality, with a hat tip to the #BlackLivesMatter movement. On Sunday, the...

The Return of the Debtors’ Prison: In...

America is returning to the days of the debtors’ prisons, which were banned in the 1800s, and New Hampshire is the latest example of...

Billionaire Vultures Exploit Baltimore’s Poor, Take Black...

The sad state of Black people in Baltimore was brought to light with the killing of Freddie Gray while he was in police custody....

If African Americans Are Refugees In America,...

Should African Americans qualify as refugees?  And if so, where would we go?  In an op-ed in the Washington Post, Aha Jorjani—an immigration defense...

America’s Past Still Taking a Major Toll...

America’s history of economic exploitation is still taking a major toll on Black Americans who are struggling to overcome years of slavery, segregation and...