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An Enduring Legacy: The Role of Financial Institutions in the Horrors of Slavery and the Need for Atonement

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  • H.R. ____, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require covered issuers to carry out a racial equity audit every 2 years, and for other purposes.

Witness List

  • Dr. Daina Ramey Berry, Oliver H. Radkey Regents Professor and Chair of the Department of History, University of Texas at Austin
  • Dr. William A. Darity, Jr., Samuel DuBois Cook Professor of Public Policy, African and African American Studies, Economics, and Business, Duke University
  • Dr. Sven Beckert, Laird Bell Professor of History, Harvard University
  • Nikitra Bailey, Senior Vice President of Public Policy, National Fair Housing Alliance
  • Dr. Sarah Federman, Assistant Professor at the School of Public and International Affairs, University of Baltimore

Hearing Video


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    • H.R. 6790, The "Business Borrowers Protection Act."
    • H.R. 6790, The "Business Borrowers Protection Act."



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