Thursday, April 9, 2020

Tag: black middle class

Pew Research Survey Shows Income Often Determines...

A new report from the Pew Research Center indicates that there are some glaring inequalities between wealthy and low-income American families. Not surprisingly, the...

Pew Study: Middle Class In Trouble, Blacks...

A new Pew report on the middle class has bad news for people who find themselves in America's middle economic tier or aspire to...

Katrina At 10: The Economy Is Booming,...

Ten years after Hurricane Katrina landed on the Gulf Coast and exacted a human, social, cultural and economic toll on the region, the rebuilding...

Researchers: Middle-Class Blacks and Hispanics Live in...

Researchers at Stanford Graduate School of Education have found that Black and Hispanic families need higher incomes than white families to live in comparably...

Why the Foreclosure Crisis Is One of...

Like a slow-moving virus, the housing crisis among African-Americans continues to spread across the country, destroying communities and tearing up previously stable neighborhoods as...

Shocking Study: A Majority of Middle-Class Black...

An unsettling majority of Black children born into middle-class families will drop down into a poorer income bracket as adults, according to a devastating new...

Black Middle Class Slammed By The Recession

As the country continues to wrestle with economic recovery, the once surging African-American middle class has seen a devastating loss of wealth. Statistics documenting the...

Engulfed in Scandal and Corruption, Washington, D.C.,...

Even before it became known as Chocolate City (CC), Washington, D.C. was a mecca for African Americans, home to Howard University, Duke Ellington, the...