New research shows that if the growing racial wealth divide is left unchecked, median Black and Latino families will become penniless within a few decades. It doesn’t have to be this way.
At the event on Monday, August 27, author Susan Naimark will discuss her new book, The Education of a White Parent: Wrestling with Race and Opportunity in the Boston Public Schools. The book takes the complex subject of white privilege and translates it into everyday stories that demonstrate how it hinders the development of all children, even kids who receive the benefits.
This discussion will explore the history of black feminist expression and ideological development in the United States.
Nearly 30% of Blacks have zero net worth. We should remember racial inequality is most pronounced during economic hard times.
Remembering the legacy of Kwame Ture in light of the historical election of Barack Obama.
Forty years after the Kerner Commission report, the nation remains divided into separate and unequal societies.
The opponents of engagement with North Korea are sharpening their knives.
IPS and United for a Fair Economy find the subprime lending crisis is causing the greatest loss of wealth to people of color in modern U.S. history.