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Racial Wealth Divide Workshop

Date:
Wednesday, June 21, 2006
Time:
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Event Type:
Speaker
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Location Details:
St. Mary’s Center
635 22nd Street (near San Pablo Avenue), Oakland, CA 94612

Join Meizhu Lui, Executive Director of United for a Fair Economy and co-author of “The Color of Wealth” for an interactive workshop on the racial wealth divide in the United States. Take a closer look at wealth distribution in the U.S., particularly along racial lines, and explore asset accumulation through your family history perspective. Examine present-day barriers to wealth accumulation and learn more about how public policy and programs influence families’ net worth.

This event is presented by St. Mary’s Center, the Transnational Institute for Grassroots Research & Action (TIGRA), the National Radio Project and United for a Fair Economy.

Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase a signed copy of “The Color of Wealth”!

Cost: This event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is requested. Dinner will be provided at no cost.
Added to the calendar on Tue, Jun 6, 2006 8:07PM
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