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Here is a list of reading materials we recommend.

Articles and Periodicals

African American Wealth Gap Quadruples - Black Enterprise MAy 2010

Burning of Greenwood, Oklahoma -The Black Wall Street - By Samuel Black

Inequality is Most Extreme in Wealth not Income - By Catherine Rampell

"Let's Make a Slave" - The Black Arcade Liberation Library 1970

"Sustainability in the African American Community" - Frederick D. Carter, Black Oaks Center

" Why Build Black Foundations" - Frank A. Jones



Black Labor White Wealth  - Claude Anderson

Color of Wealth - Meizhu Lui, Barbara Robles, Betsy Leondar-Wright, Rose Brewer, and Rebecca Adamson

Entrenpreneurship and Self-Help Among Black Americans - John Sibley Butler

Miseducation of the Negro - Carter G. Woodson

Powernomics - Claude Anderson

The Greater Good - Claire Gaudiani 

The Jewish Phenomena - Steven Silbiger

The Hidden Cost of Being African American - Thomas M. Shapiro

When Affirmative Action Was White - Ira Katznelson


 Research and Academic Publications 


Race In America 2010 Education Report  - University of Pittsburgh -  Center on Race and Social Problems