Tag Archive for Race in America

A House Divided

Why do middle-class Blacks have far less wealth than Whites at the same income level? The answer is in real estate and history. In 1973, my parents sold their modest house on Detroit’s West Side to Roosevelt Smith, a Vietnam…

Deconstructing Reconstruction

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Children in elementary school often come home with the idea that the purpose of the Civil War was to end slavery-but if that were true, then why did it take Abraham Lincoln so long to issue the Emancipation…