Racism, Discrimination, and the Wealth Gap



Renowned author and journalist Rochelle Riley discusses how wealth disparity relates to the estates and trusts practice and how to effectuate change to diminish the racial wealth gap in this special ACTEC 80-minute webinar. Ms. Riley is best known for "The Burden," a collection of essays exploring the enduring impact of slavery and post-slavery discrimination on African Americans. She is a crusader for government accountability and improved race relations.

The webinar, hosted by ACTEC's Diversity, Equity, & Inclusivity Committee, was recorded on October 28, 2020, and includes questions from the ACTEC audience and actionable recommendations from Ms. Riley. ACTEC Fellow Stephanie L. Terry Perry hosts Ms. Riley in this timely video.


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