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The Color of Money

Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap

  • Introduction
  • 1. Forty Acres or a Savings Bank
  • 2. Capitalism without Capital
  • 3. The Rise of Black Banking
  • 4. The New Deal for White America
  • 5. Civil Rights Dreams, Economic Nightmares
  • 6. The Decoy of Black Capitalism
  • 7. The Free Market Confronts Black Poverty
  • 8. The Color of Money Matters
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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Jacket: An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns, by Bruno Latour, translated by Catherine Porter, from Harvard University Press

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In awarding Bruno Latour the 2021 Kyoto Prize for Arts and Philosophy, the Inamori Foundation said he has “revolutionized the conventional view of science” and “his philosophy re-examines ‘modernity’ based on the dualism of nature and society.” Below is an excerpt from An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns. For more than twenty years, scientific and technological controversies have proliferated in number and scope, eventually reaching the climate itself. Since geologists are beginning to use the term “Anthropocene” to designate the era of Earth’s history that follows the Holocene