Julianne Malveaux http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Inequality Persists In African American Community, Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/inequality-persists-african-american-community-honoring-dr-martin-luther-king-jr <p>A leading advocate for equal rights argues infant mortality, access to education, and unemployment remain major issues of inequality in the African American community.</p><p>Julianne Malveaux is a labor economist, author and political commentator.&nbsp; She is also the former President of Bennett College, a historically black college for women in Greensboro, North Carolina.</p><p>Host Don Marsh talked with Malveaux in advance of her speech at the University of Missouri – St. Louis to commemorate the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 21:40:24 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 8198 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Inequality Persists In African American Community, Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.