Tag: black

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Study: Black Working Class Opposes Mass Migration

Just like whites, blacks without college degrees are more concerned about cheap-labor migration than are blacks with college degrees, according to a peer-reviewed study by a political-science professor at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. 

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Study: Government Has Failed to Shrink Black, White Income Gap For Almost 50 Years

While Africans-Americans who graduate from good colleges have narrowed the income gap with white college-graduates, partly because of government intervention, such elite progress been washed out by a widening gap at the middle and lower end of society, says the November study from the National Bureau of Economic Research

Nevada Latino Protest (Isaac Brekken / Associated Press)

Nevada Latinos Split Among Hillary, Bernie by Age

Nevada’s Democratic Latino voters are divided over support for Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), with the older population backing the former secretary of state and the younger, millennial-oriented demographic supporting Sanders.

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Why I support Spike Lee’s #Oscarsmustfall campaign

Someone called Spike Lee is threatening to boycott this year’s Oscars for having failed to include a sufficient quota of black talent on their nominations list. This is an excellent campaign and one I shall definitely support once I’ve managed

New Study Names San Francisco As Most Expensive To Buy A Home

Black Comedians in SF Feel Alone as Blacks Leave City

In San Francisco, where the black population has plunged from roughly 15% of the population in 1970 to less than 6% today, one bar features a series of black comedians playing before a mostly-white audience, reports Bay Area public radio station KQED.

Blackface mugshot (Madera County Jail via MaderaMugshots.com)

Man Paints Face Black in Failed Bid to Avoid Police

Jose Espinoza, 23, found a unique–albeit unsuccessful–way to hide from police when they arrived at his house: he spray-painted his face black, paving the way for what may be the worst mugshot in the history of the Central Valley.

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Revlon CEO: ‘I Can Smell Black People’

Lorenzo Delpani, the Italian-born CEO of United States-based cosmetics company Revlon, allegedly believes Americans are “dirty” and “small-minded,” that “Jews stick together,” and that he has the ability to “smell a black person” upon entering a room, according to a lawsuit.