Households, Income, Poverty DATA CHART: African American Income from Truman to Trump (1948-2021) Continue reading Black Men, Black Women, Children, Education, Employment Black Women on Closing the Education Gap Continue reading Black Men, Black Owned Businesses, Black Women, Children, Cities, COVID19, Crime, Education, Employment, Health, History, Households, Income, Marriage, NewsContinue Reading

The San Francisco Bay View (National Black Newspaper) released its latest annual “Katrina Pain Index” which tractsĀ statistics to highlight how changes in post-Katrina New Orleans have affected the Black community there. Ā This years report is titled:Ā Katrina Pain Index 2016: Race and class gap widening. Some highlights include: “Some 2,000 BlackContinue Reading

A New York TimesĀ article was written in responseĀ to the recent unrest in Milwaukee. It attempts to shed a light on how a considerable amount of the BlackĀ upper middle classĀ live in poor neighborhoods. According to the article: “In many of Americaā€™s largest metropolitan areas, including New York, Chicago and Los Angeles,Continue Reading

The results of this study published by theĀ American Journal of Public Health seem to support other reports regarding race, ethnicity, and drug use. As with other studies it appears to contradict the higher arrest and incarceration rate of drug crimes disproportionately affecting the Black population. Ā “The study, which took placeContinue Reading