Ep 29 – Myth of Black Buying Power with Dr. Jared Ball (Part 2)

This episode, Amber and Erika continue their conversation with Dr. Jared Ball of Morgan State University to discuss his new book, “The Myth and Propaganda of Black Buying Power,” where he debunks many of the racist misconceptions about Black capitalism and purchasing power. Dr. Ball enlightens the Brokers on the unholy alliance between White capitalists and the Black business elite that fueled the notion that Blacks have one trillion dollars worth of spending power. Discussing both the motives for this falsity and the true state of Black America’s finances, Dr. Ball sets the record straight and provides insight into real ways we can leverage our power to affect change. Tune in to see what else he has to say.


  1. Purchase a copy of The Myth and Propaganda of Black Buying Power from iMixWhatiLike.org and amazon.com.


Dr. Jared Ball
Jared A. Ball is a father and husband. After that, he is a Professor of Communication Studies at Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD. and is founder/curator of imixwhatilike.org a multimedia hub of emancipatory journalism and revolutionary beat reporting.

The Myth and Propaganda of Black Buying Power
Author: Dr. Jared Ball
Date: April 2020

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