Photo | Jackson Free Press | Jackson, MS

Photo detail

Larry Russell, 58, is a fourth-generation farmer who works the same 80 acres of land in the Mississippi Delta that his great-grandfather did before him. Photo courtesy James Trimarco

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo Civil Rights

Banking on Justice: Climbing Out of Poverty in the Mississippi Delta

In the Mississippi Delta, one of the poorest regions in the United States, buying a home is often out of reach. And lenders have a history of unfairness to African ...


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

comments powered by Disqus