Black farmers face a slew of systemic challenges

Black farmers face a slew of systemic challenges

The $900 billion COVID-19 relief package includes $13 billion for agriculture programs. But for Black farmers, there is a long history of discrimination in federal funds distribution and structural barriers that make it more difficult for them to access aid than their white counterparts. The Federation of Southern Cooperatives/Land Assistance Fund is a cooperative association […]

Trump castigates Supreme Court, Barr as election challenges sputter

File photo: US President Donald Trump delivers an address from the Rose Garden at the White House, in Washington on November 13, 2020 Reuters Trump has alleged widespread election fraud without evidence, while Biden has proceeded to plan his administration President Donald Trump lambasted the Supreme Court on Saturday for declining to take a case […]