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By Stacy M. Brown
NNPA National Correspondent 

Six Decades after King's Historic Speech, Black Economic Equality is 'Still a Dream'


August 24, 2023

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous I Have A Dream speech at The March on Washington

Sixty years after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his iconic "I Have a Dream" speech during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, a groundbreaking new report has laid bare the stark truth of ongoing black economic inequality in the United States.

Titled "STILL A DREAM: Over 500 Years to Black Economic Equality," the report, co-authored by prominent experts Dedrick Asante-Muhammad, Chuck Collins, Omar Ocampo, and Sally Sim, and published by the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) and National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC), underscores the enduring disparities faced by Blac...

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