This week Ann, Becky and Dan have a discussion about the lack of diversity in the legal profession. According to the American Bar Association there are roughly 61,000 Black attorneys in the US and about 1,117,000 White attorneys. With only 4.8% of attorneys being Black and an overall lack of diversity in the legal system, PoC (law abiding or not) are directly affected.
(0:53) Becky’s Hip-Hop Knowledge.
(4:09) Dan’s Monologue MFer!
(7:40) Why is there a shortage of Black lawyers?
(13:47) How does the shortage affect us?
(18:15) Ann’s experience with the lack of diversity.
(21:15) Multiple studies show…
(43:00) The Not So Great Debate.
(50:43) Black Businesses.
(57:00) Ann Bridging The Gap.
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