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Same Personal Choices, But Lesser Results for Blacks

As my recent post on black homelessness suggested, we’ve got various substantive explanations for the disadvantages so many blacks face in the labor market. These basically boil down to the qualifications employers look for — and past experiences that turn them off. 900 more words

Race/Ethnicity Gaps

Black Homelessness a Sign of Where History Still Needs to Go

Well, we’re still In the midst of commotions created by our President and his choices for some top-level officials.

We’re also in the midst of Black History Month — a time when we’re supposed to pay more attention than we usually do to important people and events that brought blacks in America and thus America itself to where we are now. 1,096 more words