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Now in its 43rd edition, the State of Black America has become one of the most highly-anticipated benchmarks and sources for thought leadership around racial equality in America across economics,employment, education, health, housing, criminal justice and civic participation.

This two-volume encyclopedia presents a state-by-state history of African Americans in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. African American populations are established in every area of the United States, including Hawaii and Alaska (more than10 percent of the population of Cited by: 1.

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THE STATE OF WORKING AMERICA KEY NUMBERS African Americans The African American community has suffered a dramatic increase in unemployment and a staggering loss of income since the onset of the Great Recession. Yet, even before the recession, labor state of black America. book outcomes for blacks were substantially worse than for whites, as.

Panelists discussed the challenges facing the black community, ideas proposed in the book, The Covenant with Black America, and future leadership within the.

African Americans (also known as Black Americans and Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group in the United States. The first achievements by African Americans in various fields historically marked footholds, often leading to more widespread cultural change.

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The state of Black America in the age of Obama has been one of desperation, confusion, and capitulation. The desperation is rooted in the escalating suffering on every front. The confusion arises. This is a very challenging and scary time for America’s children. As new policies threaten to eliminate the safety net that millions rely on to survive, the reality is millions of America’s children today are still suffering from hunger, homelessness and hopelessness.

The Children’s Defense Fund’s new report, The State of America’s Children®. Black America and the Class Divide Today’s student activists could be considered the grandchildren of W.E.B. Du Bois’s “talented 10th.” Above, protesting last November at the University of Author: Henry Louis Gates Jr.

A 'Forgotten History' Of How The U.S. Government Segregated America Author Richard Rothstein says the housing programs begun under the New Deal were tantamount to.

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Black Archives of Mid-America This project is a collaboration between the Black Archives of Mid-America Inc. and the Kansas City Public Library. Funded by the Missouri State Library, it is the largest repository of African American history and artifacts in the Midwest, particularly in the four-state area of Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, and Oklahoma.

State of Working America homepage. The State of Working America, an ongoing analysis published since by the Economic Policy Institute, includes a wide variety of data on family incomes, wages, jobs, unemployment, wealth, and poverty that allow for a clear, unbiased understanding of the economy’s effect on the living standards of working Americans.

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Black Reconstruction in America: An Essay Toward a History of the Part Which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, – is a history of the Reconstruction era by W. Du Bois, first published in It marked a significant break with the standard academic view of Reconstruction at the time, the Dunning School, which contended that the period was a.

Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan called for a separate state for Black Americans in an Instagram video posted on Thursday, saying that’s “what God wants” while those opposed he.

When coupled with multi-generational government welfare, a violent dependency state has been created within the black community that threatens to tear America apart at the seams.

America’s Racial Powder Keg examines this phenomenon—without the constraints of political correctness—like no mainstream book has the courage to do. Black Like Me, first published inis a nonfiction book by white journalist John Howard Griffin recounting his journey in the Deep South of the United States, at a time when African-Americans lived under racial n was a native of Mansfield, Texas, who had his skin temporarily darkened to pass as a black traveled for six weeks throughout the racially segregated Author: John Howard Griffin.

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The National Urban League’s State of Black America annual report noted in that fewer black Americans are dropping out of high school and more are earning associate’s degrees. However, racial disparities still plague other areas of : Kourosh Ziabari.

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