|U.S. department of agriculture in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
The farmers are suing the federal agency because they alleged that loans provided to white farmers were not provided to them.
“Black folk, y’all need to wake up. Wake up black folk. This is what is going on in the United States. They don’t want us here. But it’s OK, we’re here,” said Mike Stovall, a farmer from Town Creek, Alabama. | theGrio