Black Families Can Bridge the Wealth Gap by Owning a Home
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Black Families Can Bridge the Wealth Gap by Owning a Home

By Edward Gaston (Florida Star/NNPA Member) From predatory lending and foreclosures to wealth stripping and…

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America’s Richest (and Poorest) States
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America’s Richest (and Poorest) States

Thomas C. Frohlich and Alexander Kent, 24/7 WALL ST.     (247WallSt.com) – The United…

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Survey: US More Competitive Globally, But Inequality a Risk
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Survey: US More Competitive Globally, But Inequality a Risk

JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Income inequality will remain a persistent problem…

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Racial Wealth Gap Persists Despite Degree, Study Says
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Racial Wealth Gap Persists Despite Degree, Study Says

Patricia Cohen, THE NEW YORK TIMES (The New York Times) — Even with tuition shooting…

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Debt Can Help or Hurt Wealth Building
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Debt Can Help or Hurt Wealth Building

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   Money and credit are two items that affect nearly…

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An Indelible Black-and-White Line
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An Indelible Black-and-White Line

John Eligon, THE NEW YORK TIMES   ST. LOUIS (The New York Times) — When…

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Tear Down the Walls of Economic Inequality
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Tear Down the Walls of Economic Inequality

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   After a spirited debate, the South Carolina House and…

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Public-Sector Jobs Vanish, Hitting Blacks Hard
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Public-Sector Jobs Vanish, Hitting Blacks Hard

Patricia Cohen, THE NEW YORK TIMES MIAMI (The New York Times) — For the Ingram…

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Maxine Waters Works to Shrink Wealth Gap
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Maxine Waters Works to Shrink Wealth Gap

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist   One of leading freedom fighters in the…

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Atlanta Ranks No. 1 for Income Inequality
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Atlanta Ranks No. 1 for Income Inequality

  (Black Enterprise) – Brookings Institution recently revealed a new report comparing cities’ top earning households to…

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