Racial Inequality

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White Families Are on Average 6 Times Wealthier Than Black Families

A look at the wealth gap, and why it's growing.

The Persistent Geography of Disadvantage

NYU sociologist Patrick Sharkey takes a hard look at why racial inequality in so many American neighborhoods spans generations.

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What the Latest Report on Racial Inequality Doesn't Tell Us

New numbers from the Urban Institute require some context.