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Black farmers at the crossroads of racial inequity and climate change

Just 1.3% of farmers in the U.S. are Black. Over the last century, America's Black farmers have lost more than 90% of their land, because of systemic discrimination and a cycle of debt. "CBS This Morning: Saturday" co-host Michelle Miller spoke with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and visited a community of Black farmers in upstate New York.
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