The Decadent Veil: Black America’s Wealth Illusion

I write this piece following the ground work laid by W.E.B. Dubois’s Veil of Double Consciousness. The veil he described was a visualization of racial duality. I now undertake the daunting task of clarifying the new veil of economics that has covered…

Source: www.huffingtonpost.com

Outstanding analysis  . . . the other side of the principle of "delusion of inclusion".

 

"Despite a large section of the 14 million black households drowning in poverty and debt the stories of a few are told as if they represent those of millions, not thousands. It is this new veil of economics that has allowed for a broad swath of America to become not just desensitized to black poverty, but also hypnotized by black celebrity."

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