Monday, May 31, 2010

Why Black Farmers Are Broke

Today is the deadline for the government to pay Black farmers more than one billion to settle a class-action lawsuit that began more than a decade ago. For decades, the U.S. Department of Agriculture denied or delayed small loans to Black farmers. The USDA even admits it is guilty.

Read the rest at The Loop.


rikyrah said...

thanks for keeping this story up front and center

The Angry Independent said...

Very useful information as usual.