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Propaganda Versus Economics: Constructing a Myth

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Abstract

The myth of Black buying power is dismantled by taking primarily two lines of argumentation: (a) as an issue born of a media environment itself well suited to the transmission of propaganda and, (b) as an issue of economics, or economics reporting, where substantive research and data on the economic condition of Black people is supplanted by more salacious and fallacious claims of economic strength.

Keywords

Public policy Economics #BuyBlack 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Morgan State UniversityBaltimoreUSA

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