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Category Archives: African American

As a solutions-oriented person, Phillip writes the following on what can be done to help change the problem discussed in our recent blog post. Read that post first, if you haven’t yet. He writes: “In my opinion, one way to help reverse this gap is to increase the number of small, midsize and large successful AfricanRead More

NDC Staff member Phillip Porter recently reflected on the Star Tribune article reporting that Black household income has plunged in Minnesota. This report states that the one-year drop puts Minnesota behind Mississippi for median Black household earnings. Phillip, who grew up in Kansas City but moved to Minnesota in 1978 is a NDC Loan Officer andRead More