Broadcasts, iMWiL!, Media Criticism, The Myth of Black "Buying Power"

The Pitfalls of (Black) Capitalism and Banking

Joining us in this edition of iMiXWHATiLiKE! for a discussion of myths and political pitfalls associated with concepts of “buying power,” banking, capitalism and more are:

Mehrsa Baradaran is a member of the University of Georgia School of Law faculty and currently serves as a J. Alton Hosch Associate Professor teaching Contracts and Banking Law. She has previously published, How the Other Half Banks and is here with us now to discuss her new book, The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap and Nathan D. B. Connolly, Herbert Baxter Adams Associate Professor of History at Johns Hopkins and is author of the forthcoming, Black Capitalism: The “Negro Problem” and the American Economy and A World More Concrete: Real Estate and the Remaking of Jim Crow South Florida.

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