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The loss of black farmland The loss of black farmland has had a profound impact on rural black communities, which today suffer from severe economic challenges, among them a poverty rate twice that of rural white communities. Photo: iStockphoto / NNPA

Structural Racism Has Eliminated Black Farmers

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent A new report from the Center for American Progress (CAP) provides insight on how decades of structural racism within...

African American Gains Are Being Threatened

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent New York Democratic Senate Leader Chuck Schumer has continued to call out President Donald Trump and his administration’s assault...
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