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The racial myth that hard work created the wealth gap

Today at the book black Labor White Wealth by Dr Claud Anderson.

One long-held false belief is that the racial wealth gap was created through hard work. By breaking down the work of Dr. Anderson, I will explain why hard work is virtually meaningless if it is not accompanied by an access to capital.

Also, unlike what we have learned in school, black people have worked harder than anyone else in America when it comes to building his country.

So until reparations are paid for all of the hard work of black people of the past, It will be extremely difficult to overcome the racial wealth gap that exist in America.

Another factor in the racial wealth gap is a Lack of access to capital for black owned businesses.

J.D. Smith is a Tech Investor, Author, and Economist. He is the Founder of Visionary Creative International, a Tech-Based Consumer Solutions Company. He is also the Publisher for Black Media Daily, a 24/7 media outlet providing a voice for black content creators and a place to control their image throughout the Diaspora. J.D. is also the co-author of the book 100 Questions Black People Should Ask themselves, and a best-selling author of the book Made By Hustle. As a digital nomad, he promotes the importance of black travel and working from anywhere.


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