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Dr. Charles Ogletreee talks about his new book, " Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr" and how the criminal justice system unfairly discriminates not only against African Americans and Latinos, but also Muslims and other people of color. He also addresses how some current laws are actually promoting racial profiling in law enforcement.
Meizhu Lui, Director of the Closing the Racial Wealth Gap Initiative - Insight Center, discusses closing the racial wealth gap, income security and economic health and security among people of color at the 2011 Color of Wealth Policy Summit in Washington, D.C. Wrap Up and Closing Remarks.
Dr. William Spriggs, Assistant Secretary for Policy at the U.S. Department of Labor, discusses the importance of homeownership, income security and social insurance reform for women and people of color.
Doua Thor, Executive Director of the South East Asia Resource Action Center, speaks about wealth, poverty and income security at the Color of Wealth Policy Summit.
Lisa Hasegawa of CAPACD discusses the racial wealth gap, homeownership and the effects of the foreclosure crisis at the Color of Wealth Policy Summit in Washington, D.C.
Eric Rodriguez of the National Council of La Raza speaks about the racial income gap, job security and homeownership in Latino communities at the 2011 Color of Wealth Policy Summit in Washington, D.C.
Panel discussion of the racial wealth gap and the actions that can be taken to promote jobs and income security.
Part 2: Panel discussion moderated by Dr. Margaret Simms on the income gap economic security and job creation at the 2011 Color of Wealth Policy Summit in Washington, D.C.
Part 1: Panel discussion moderated by Dr. Margaret Simms on the income gap economic security and job creation at the 2011 Color of Wealth Policy Summit in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Representative Keith Ellison: Race, Economy and the Wealth Gap: The Recession Generator, Part 5Thursday, April 07 2011
Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN) discusses the racial wealth gap and the role of government in promoting income security and job creation to support a prosperous middle class.