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Truth is in favor of you and me; for the truth of our enemies whom we have been serving here in the U.S.A. for over 400 years (whom we did not know to be our enemies by nature) is the truth that the Black Man must have knowledge of to be able to keep from falling into the deceiving traps that are being laid by our enemies to catch us in their way which is opposed to the way of righteous of whom we are members. ~ The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Monday, February 3, 2014

Crisis grows for young, Black men, but have we had enough?

Why are young, Black men not finding jobs or getting hired? More importantly, what if anything will be done about it and does anybody care? U.S. unemployment rates decreased the end of last year. But, for Black male teens, data and trends indicate an ever growing crisis.

The overall unemployment rate in the country dipped to 6.7 percent in December, the lowest for 2013, according to the U.S. Dept. of Labor. But for Black teens, ages 16-19 it remained at an abysmal seasonally adjusted rate of 35.5 percent.  The Final Call...
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