Aaron Ross Coleman is a freelance writer from Atlanta, focused on the intersection of historical economics and racial inequality. Based in New York, he is the Marjorie Deane Fellow at New York University's Graduate School of Journalism. Aaron has his B.A. in Political Science from Fort Valley State University and has interned at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and UCLA's Ralph J. Bunche Center. His writing can be found on CNBC.com, Blavity, HuffPost, and Medium. When he isn't writing, Aaron enjoys reading, running, listening to hip-hop, and eating chicken wings with french fries and bleu cheese.