2 Economic Experts Fuel Democratic Dispute Over How Far Left to Go – The Wall Street Journal

For years, William Darity Jr. and Darrick Hamilton worked in obscurity. They slammed mainstream financial experts and politicians for stopping working to address racial inequality, and promoted more radical solutions of their own.

Now, with the 2020 governmental project under way and liberal Democrats ascendant, the two economists are in the spotlight, thrust into the middle of an intraparty debate over how much to embrace huge government and a race-oriented message.

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