Racial bias is rampant on GoFundMe and Kickstarter, study says


It’s an uphill battle for black business owners. A new study finds that customers on crowdfunding sites such as Kickstarter, Indiegogo and GoFundMe are less likely to pay top dollar for products by black entrepreneurs. Northeastern University assistant professor Venkat Kuppuswamy, who worked with Peter Younkin from the University of Oregon, says they saw that…

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