White children raised in wealthy families have a 41% chance of staying wealthy as adults. For black children, it’s only 18%.
Black kids born at the highest income levels are nearly as likely to fall to the bottom as to stay at the top.
Here’s what you should know about the massive new study on race and economics:
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Want more information about the work we do and the issues we're fighting? Our Executive Director, Sally Santangelo, was featured on Campbell Conversations on WRVO this weekend. She gave some great insight into issues we're hearing about, the historical context of the Fair Housing Act, and how housing discrimination and segregation factor into Syracuse having one of highest levels of concentrated poverty in the nation.