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More Than Half Of Black College Graduates Underemployed

AFRICANGLOBE - In a new study, the Center for Economic Policy and Research finds that recent Black college grads (aged 22-27) have an unemployment rate of 12.4 percent. That's over double the number for college grads in the same demographic and it's nearly a threefold increase from pre-Recession levels in 2007.

A New Case For African American Reparations

AFRICANGLOBE - The idea of reparations is not new. Yet, in today's presumed colorblind and post-racial society, many White Americans are convinced that the enduring legacy of racial inequities facing the Black community are best remedied by individual responsibility and personal accountability; that is, if African Americans would simply work harder by "pulling themselves up by their bootstraps" and stop pulling the so-called "race card," they might actually get ahead and finally lay claim to the ever-elusive "American Dream."

Where Is The African Dream – A Must Read Article

AFRICANGLOBE - It is not an African dream to see our leaders running to Europe every week for expensive “routine medical check-ups” while the ordinary African is left at the mercy of the collapsed health infrastructure. It was never an African dream for our leaders to continue running to China and America, begging for loans..