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Why Black Families Are Suffering the Worst Effects From Rising Inflation

Years of systemic racism built the conditions we see today

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When watching the news lately, I get the impression that many Americans believe that inflation is an equal opportunity assailant, harming everyone she comes across with the same strength and…




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Allison Gaines

Allison Gaines

Womanist Scholar ♥︎ bylines @ Zora, Level, Momentum, GEN, EICCultured, AfroSapiophile, CoFounder of #WEOC ☕️

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