Race, Class and Privilege

Does It Pay to Be White?

August 17, 2016

PERI’s Jeannette Wicks-Lim says race privileges and disadvantages go beyond interactions with the police and criminal justice system

A Post-Racial Society With a Racial Wealth Divide?

August 15, 2016

Josh Hoxie: Government policies from the last 30 years have only worsened wealth disparities by race

Pledging Allegiance to the Denial of the Racist History of America

July 4, 2016

Historian Gerald Horne says the resolute insistence upon the Pledge of Allegiance plays into the collective denial that the American Republic was founded on the enslavement of people of African descent along with the expropriation of the land and property of the Native Americans

Elections, Reparations and Beyonce: Class Politics in Black America

February 12, 2016

Founder of BreakingBrown.com Yvette Carnell and BlackAgendaReport.com columnist Pascal Robert joined us for a rousing round table discussion of leading topics of the day.

“The Long Shadow”: Race, Class and Privilege in Baltimore (4/5)

November 11, 2014

Professor Karl Alexander discusses his nearly three decade study that exposes the structural barriers to escaping poverty in Baltimore

“The Long Shadow”: Race, Class and Privilege in Baltimore (5/5)

November 11, 2014

In this segment, Karl Professor Karl Alexander concludes his discussion about his nearly three decade study that exposes the structural barriers to escaping poverty in Baltimore

“The Long Shadow”: Race, Class and Privilege in Baltimore (3/5)

November 9, 2014

Professor Karl Alexander discusses his nearly three decade study that exposes the structural barriers to escaping poverty in Baltimore

“The Long Shadow”: Race, Class and Privilege in Baltimore (2/5)

November 8, 2014

Professor Karl Alexander discusses his nearly three decade study that exposes the structural barriers to escaping poverty in Baltimore

“The Long Shadow”: Race, Class and Privilege in Baltimore (1/5)

November 7, 2014

Professor Karl Alexander discusses his nearly three decade study that exposes the structural barriers to escaping poverty in Baltimore