March 27, 2006
Plight Deepens For Black Men
The problems for black men are worse than previously thought a series of studies show. While the economy shifted upward in the 90's and welfare was overhauled, black men have only seen an increase in incarceration and unemployment.
"There's something very different happening with young black men, and it's something we can no longer ignore," said Ronald B. Mincy, professor of social work at Columbia University and editor of "Black Males Left Behind"
via New York Times - Plight Deepens For Black Men, Studies Warn
Posted by Russell at March 27, 2006 10:41 AM