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Obama Could Show Leadership on State of Black Families ...

Contrary to widespread perceptions, marriage is not all that popular among middle- and upper-class blacks either. Black women, Banks reports, long for traditional family structures, but black men — even college-educated ...
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Study Examines Black/Latino Role in 2012 Elections

Study Examines Black/Latino Role in 2012 Elections | Black Americans | Scoop.it
A paper recently released by the Center for American Progress examines the potential role of Blacks and Hispanics in the upcoming election...
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College debt threatens the hopes and dreams of minority students - The Hill (blog)

College debt threatens the hopes and dreams of minority students - The Hill (blog) | Black Americans | Scoop.it
College debt threatens the hopes and dreams of minority studentsThe Hill (blog)The odds of paying off college debt are much tougher for minority graduates, particularly Black men, who face far higher unemployment than their White counterparts.
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Who are the black '1 percent'?

Who are the black '1 percent'? | Black Americans | Scoop.it
theGRIO REPORT - Who are the 1 percent that have angered so many and sparked a national movement? And how many blacks are a part of the top 1 percent?...
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Job Discrimination Complaints Hit All-Time High

Job Discrimination Complaints Hit All-Time High | Black Americans | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- The federal agency responsible for investigating employment discrimination charges reported this week that the number of complaints coming from workers and job seekers has hit an all-time high.
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Black Students Describe Slurs, Suspicion Following Robberies | BU ...

Black Students Describe Slurs, Suspicion Following Robberies | BU ... | Black Americans | Scoop.it
Racist remarks and suspicious glances from fellow students have stung African American men at BU in the wake of four recent successful or attempted armed robberies by young black suspects near the Charles River ...
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At Morehouse College, the Herman Cain question is a live wire

At Morehouse College, the Herman Cain question is a live wire | Black Americans | Scoop.it
At a packed political forum at Morehouse College — Atlanta's storied and historically black school for men — a moderator posed a question that cut to the sensitive heart of things on a campus...
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Was J. Edgar Hoover black?

Was J. Edgar Hoover black? | Black Americans | Scoop.it
‘J. Edgar,’ the new movie about J. Edgar Hoover, argues that the FBI chief was gay and involved with his closest aide for decades. Was Hoover also black?
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Morehouse Students Divided Over Herman Cain - News One

Morehouse Students Divided Over Herman Cain - News One | Black Americans | Scoop.it
Los Angeles TimesMorehouse Students Divided Over Herman CainNews OneHowever, I do not think it has anything to do with the Black Community. He played the game like other ruthless white guys and made himself a success.
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Why Herman Cain Isn't Resonating with Black Voters - US News and World Report

Why Herman Cain Isn't Resonating with Black Voters - US News and World Report | Black Americans | Scoop.it
Cain's focus on conservative faction of the Republican party has offended a potential constituency...
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