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I serve as the president of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB), the country's oldest and largest Black real estate trade association. Founded in 1947, our mission, "Democracy in Housing," has guided our efforts to ensure fair housing practices in neighborhoods across the…

As part of our long tradition of working actively toward racial equity and our commitment to improving the ways we tell history, the Missouri Historical Society’s African American History Initiative is introducing a new series, “How Did We Get Here? Conversations about Race, Anti-Blackness, …

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On July 30, 1965, Medicaid was born with the passage of Title XIX of the Social Security Act but the struggle began in 1935, with President Franklin Roosevelt’s social security program. Conservative white southerners vehemently opposed this helping hand, fearing that the tax dollars provided…