BLACK VOICES

Women As Breadwinners? Nothing New For Black Folks

04/04/2012 05:42 pm ET

A recent ​Time headline proclaimed that women were "The Richer Sex,” set to overtake men in a generation as financial breadwinners. The story indicates that over the course of the next 25 years more American families will be supported by women instead of by men. While that shift is making headlines in the mainstream the woman as breadwinner and head of household just might be old hat for Black women.

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