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The Racial Wealth Gap (Season 1, Episode 1)
TV Episode | 16 min | Documentary

Cory Booker and others discuss how slavery, housing discrimination and centuries of inequality have compounded to create a racial wealth gap.
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May 23, 2018 (United States)

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7.4 / 10 | 212 votes