On this week’s episode, Mehrsa, Anna, Emily, and Felix discuss black banks and the racial wealth gap.
• The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap by Mehrsa Baradaran
• The New York Times: “Wall Street, Seeking Big Tax Breaks, Sets Sights on Distressed Main Streets”
In the Slate Plus segment: Mehrsa talks about the PUSH Coalition Wall Street Project and the conversations she’s had with the Rev. Jesse Jackson about the racial wealth gap.
Podcast production by Max Jacobs.