The following ran on March 2, 2013, edition of NBC News.com MHP blog. Political science professor Matthew Wilson provided expertise for this story.
The Real Reason Behind the Racial Wealth Gap
March 4, 2013
NBCNews.com's Melissa Harris-Perry talks with a panel of experts about a new study showing how much the wealth gap between white and African-American families has widened in the 25 years between 1984 and 2009.