Coming Tonight on CNN: A Documentary on Debt’s Threat to Black Families

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Tonight, CNN will show a documentary called “Almighty Debt” that focuses on the financial standing of African-American families. There are a number of thought-provoking moments throughout the show, but the one that really takes your breath away occurs when DeForest B. Soaries, Jr., the senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset, N.J., declares that debt is a bigger threat to blacks than racism.

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Posted October 21, 2010 at 1:14 pm

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