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Can Omaha Avoid Having Its Own “Ferguson”?

As racial tensions begin to ease in Ferguson MO, it is natural to inquire about the root causes of this turmoil and how to avoid future recurrences.   290 more words

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Behind Ferguson, Missouri: NAACP Slams Double-Digit Black Unemployment Rate

Black Unemployment 10.7%, More Than Double White Unemployment 5.3%

The director of the group’s economic department said Friday that the disparity, as well as the disparity in Latino unemployment, must be addressed. 427 more words

Economy Adds 209,000 Jobs In July, Black Unemployment Remains In Double Digits


WASHINGTON (AP) – The overall unemployment rate ticked up to 6.2 percent in July from 6.1 percent. The unemployment rate for African-Americans remains in double digit figures, rising to 11.4 percent. 161 more words

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Economy Adds 209,000 Jobs In July, Black Unemployment Remains In Double Digits


WASHINGTON (AP) – The overall unemployment rate ticked up to 6.2 percent in July from 6.1 percent. The unemployment rate for African-Americans remains in double digit figures, rising to 11.4 percent. 161 more words

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Economy Adds 209,000 Jobs, Black Unemployment in Double Digits


WASHINGTON (AP) – The overall unemployment rate ticked up to 6.2 percent in July from 6.1 percent. The unemployment rate for African-Americans remains in double digit figures, rising to 11.4 percent. 161 more words

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Economy Adds 209,000 Jobs In July, Black Unemployment Remains In Double Digits


WASHINGTON (AP) – The overall unemployment rate ticked up to 6.2 percent in July from 6.1 percent. The unemployment rate for African-Americans remains in double digit figures, rising to 11.4 percent. 161 more words

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Economy Adds 209,000 Jobs In July, Black Unemployment Remains In Double Digits

WASHINGTON (AP) – The overall unemployment rate ticked up to 6.2 percent in July from 6.1 percent. The unemployment rate for African-Americans remains in double digit figures, rising to 11.4 percent. 161 more words

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