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Black And Bankrupt: The Tilted Scales Of Justice 13

Bankruptcy is designed to help people begin to re-establish firm financial footing. Yet a new investigation shows that black debtors benefit far less from the system than their white counterparts.  Paul Kiel joins us to talk about why Southern bankruptcy lawyers are in large part to blame. His story “How the Bankruptcy System Is Failing Black Americans” was written for ProPublica.