The already large racial wealth gap between white and black American households grew even wider after the Great Recession. Targeted policies are necessary to reverse this deepening divide.
House Republicans’ $151 billion gift to wealthy heirs would hurt hardworking families of color.
Flawed racial stereotypes about welfare in America lay at the heart of the administration’s decision-making on the budget.
As another study is released on the plight of the white working class, policymakers should remember to find common solutions that uplift all Americans.
The Trump administration and Congress are threatening the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s role in defending communities of color in banking.
Asian American wealth inequality is greater and rising faster than white wealth inequality.
A two-pronged attack is necessary to break down structural barriers that are preventing low-income families from finding affordable housing.
Wage equality is a key issue for Millennials. But for young black women, it is not only a concern, it is a determining factor in their quality of life.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx hopes to build a transportation system that works for everyone.
The persistence of wage discrimination continues to feed America’s disgraceful racial wealth gap.
Increased public investment in housing, health, infrastructure, and education initiatives would improve outcomes for communities of color and help avoid disasters such as what recently occurred in Flint, Michigan.