Black male unemployment rate at 17.5 %

20 Jun

Black male unemployment rate at 17.5 %.

Historically, the unemployment rate for African Americans has always been higher than the national average. However, now it’s at Depression-era levels. The most recent figures show the jobless rate for African American males at 17.5 percent.

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One Response to “Black male unemployment rate at 17.5 %”

  1. Julian Lacey June 20, 2011 at 10:31 am #

    That is terrible, I honestly believe we live in a society were african american males are pressured into making bad choices. I grew up in a white trash neighborhood and life was hard with drugs and violence but my skin color has allowed me to better myself I am afraid to say.

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