The New York Times Magazine

How America’s Vast Racial Wealth Gap Grew: By Plunder

Trymaine Lee

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From The New York Times Magazine: “How America’s Vast Racial Wealth Gap Grew: By Plunder” by Trymaine Lee.

It wasn’t just slavery but segregation, redlining, evictions, exclusion—and outright theft...

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PREVIEW

From The New York Times Magazine: “How America’s Vast Racial Wealth Gap Grew: By Plunder” by Trymaine Lee.

It wasn’t just slavery but segregation, redlining, evictions, exclusion—and outright theft...