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Black Family Progress Has Stalled Since Controversial 1965 Study – Report

AFRICANGLOBE - Many of the same social problems highlighted in a landmark 1965 study "The Negro Family: The Case for National Action" have only worsened over the last 48 years and are now causing similar hardship for White and Hispanic families.

Wealth Gap Among Races Widened Since Recession

AFRICANGLOBE - The wealth gap between Black and White households was already dismal. Given the dynamics of the housing recovery and the rebound in the stock market, the wealth gap might still be growing, further dimming the prospects for economic advancement for current and future generations of Americans from minority groups.

New State of the Black Family Report Crushing

AFRICANGLOBE - A new report on the state of the Black family finds that by almost every measure African-Americans families have declined since the 1960s — a trend followed by families across all demographics. The new report, released by the Urban Institute, revisits a 1965 report by Daniel Moynihan titled The Negro Family: The Case for National Action.