. poverty is tied to race in the U.S. those Black people who are disproportionately in poverty are impoverished b/c they are Black and descendants of slaves.examples of discrimination today are different and alot harder to ger agreement on. for example, why are Black people still disproportionately represented on death row (particularly black people who murder whites)? in prison? why are predominately Black and Latino communities more likely to have failing schools?
How do you get more money? Do you believe it is not possible to work hard enough to make enough money to move out of the ghetto regardless of education level?
24% of Blacks in this nation are impoverished in comparison to 10% of whites. This means that there are 14% more impoverished Blacks even though there is 84% fewer Blacks than Whites in America.