Dr Boyce Watkins explains why black wealth has fallen, even with black politicians

You would expect that with all of the black elected officials we’ve added over the years, that black wealth would be increasing. But this is not the case. Despite the fact that we’ve had thousands of black people elected to public office, the wealth of the black community hasn’t risen hardly at all.

I explain this as we read “Black Labor, White Wealth,” by Dr Claud Anderson.

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