Jamie Buell

Jamie Buell is a sociology student at UCLA and intern at NCRC. This op-ed was distributed by OtherWords.org.

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While white households have a median family net worth of $147,000, black households have a mere $3,600. In other words, the median white family has 41 times more wealth than the median black family. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Does This Economy Work for Black Americans?
It could be easy to miss with the headlines focused on other things, but this February—like every February—was Black History Month. Though it’s a time to celebrate the achievements of black Americans, it’s also a time to look at the challenges facing the community. In that spirit, we’d like to...
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