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The Complicated State Of Black America

Posted 04.12.2013 | Black Voices

As the country commemorates the anniversaries of several milestones of the Civil Rights Movement, including the March on Washington, one can only wond...

Study May Have Found Key To Closing The Gap Between White And Black Graduation Rates

Posted 04.10.2013 | Black Voices

The chips are stacked against black males trying to make it through school and experts have pointed to everything from the Great Recession to the 1980...

Study: Crack Cocaine Markets Responsible For Decline In Black Male Graduation Rates

Posted 10.19.2012 | Education

A recent study attributes the emergence of a black-white education gap in the mid-1980s to a rise in crack cocaine markets. The authors — William...

Grad Rates Between Blacks, Whites Widening: Study

AP | ANTONIO GONZALEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

ORLANDO, Fla. — The disparity between graduation rates for white and black players at schools headed to bowl games grew again this year even as ...

Report: In Illinois, A 36 Percent Gap In Graduation Rates Between Black And White Males

Catalyst Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A report released today reveals a 36 percent gap in the high school graduation rates between black and white males in Illinois. In Chicago public scho...

Study: Grad Rates Between Blacks, Whites Widening

AP | ANTONIO GONZALEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

ORLANDO, Fla. — A new study finds the disparity between graduation rates for white and black players on NCAA tournament-bound men's basketball t...