The Struggle & Reality of Black Economic Empowerment in America


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By Robin Lofton and Frederick Douglas Lofton. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Black Wall Street. Madame C.J. Walker. BET. OWN. Vista Equity Partners. Black Americans have always worked for economic power and independence. There have been notable successes--and many obstacles. Today, there are more than 2 million Black-owned businesses in America. Why is economic empowerment important in the Black community? What have been the obstacles faced by Black entrepreneurs? How can we support Black businesses? We discuss all these questions and a lot more in this show. Listen in and learn what you can do every day to support Black businesses and encourage economic empowerment in the Black community.

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