By diverting the intended Emergency Relief for Farmers of Color Act funding from BIPOC farmers, we as a country are minimalizing the struggle of this group.
Emergency Relief for Farmers of Color Act
The Emergency Relief for Farmers of Color Act isn’t just a COVID relief issue for BIPOC farmers. This aid helps rectify a systemic issue facing this group.
The Department of Justice defends socially disadvantaged farmers and their path to debt relief under the American Rescue Plan Act.
A group of farmers from the Midwest is suing the federal government alleging they can’t participate in a loan forgiveness program because they are white.