(SOCIETY) Ep 046 - The Racial Wealth Gap in America (Inspired by Netflix Series Explained S01E01)
In 2016, the median household wealth for a white family in America is $171,000. However, the median household wealth for black households in America is $17,600.
The George Floyd incident means that there is no excuse not to educate yourself on the systematic racism that African Americans face to this day.
In this episode of the Progressholic podcast, we dive deeper into some of the reasons behind the racial wealth gap that exists in America today.
Disclaimer: We have tried our best to make sure that all the facts and information provided are accurate. If you think that there are any inaccuracies, please reach out to us and we would be more than happy to change that in our episode!
Here are some charities that you can donate to help with the Black Lives Matter Movement:
Black Lives Matter - https://secure.actblue.com/donate/ms_blm_homepage_2019
George Floyd Memorial Fund - https://www.gofundme.com/f/georgefloyd
The Loveland Foundation - https://thelovelandfoundation.org/
Campaign Zero - https://www.joincampaignzero.org/