This report summarizes results from the us census bureau’s 2014 national projections, with a focus on changes in the age structure and shifts in the racial and. The report confirms what the obama administration and racial advocates have been saying all along that blacks are disciplined far more often and more severely than whites. A new report on racial profiling says african-americans in louisiana are nearly three times as likely to be arrested on marijuana possession.
Lynching in america is the second in a series of reports that examines the trajectory of american history from slavery to mass incarceration in omnp, eji published slavery in america, which documents the slavery era and its continuing legacy, and erected three public markers in montgomery, alabama, to change the visual landscape of a city and state. A tale of diversity, disparity, and discrimination: the state of racial justice for asian american chicagoans donate we believe in the importance of making the state of racial justice in chicago report free and accessible to the public. The april jobs report showed an 18-year-low unemployment rate of 39 percent meanwhile, the african-american unemployment rate was nearly double the national average at 66 percent.
T he income gap between rich and the poor americans is the highest it has been in nearly 100 years, but the racial inequality gap is even wider from high school graduates to graduate degree holders, black men and women today continue to earn less than similarly skilled white men and women. Americans in key realms of their lives, including family, community, finance, work and identity all of the social & demographic trends project reports are available at wwwpewsocialtrendsorg pew research center is a subsidiary of the pew charitable trusts many americans see racial disparities wwwpewresearchorg. The racial death gap appeared to close for adults aged 65 and older (photo by johnny greig/getty images) good news the death rate for black americans living in the us has decreased nearly 25. Apa work with other professional organizations (eg, the american public health association, american medical association) to develop and disseminate a variety of web-based materials and resources on topics pertaining to racial/ethnic and sexual minority men covered in this report. The center on poverty and inequality’s annual report finds profound racial and ethnic disparities in employment, health and housing in the united states.
Kaiser family foundation/cnn: survey of americans on race 4 racial discrimination and unfair treatment is a reality reported by considerable shares of black and hispanic americans. Reclaiming the promise of racial equity in education, economics and our criminal justice system a report of the american federation of teachers racial equity task force. The national urban league's 2016 state of black america report, 'locked out: education, jobs, & justice,' which was released on tuesday, offers a sobering reminder of the deep racial disparities.
In this report, we examine the state of racial justice for asian americans in chicago the data in this report illustrate the diverse and often divergent experiences of asian chicagoans who have to navigate the complexity and contradiction of model minority and forever foreigner stereotypes. Report offers recommendations on ways that federal, state, and local officials in the united states can work to eliminate racial disparity in the criminal justice system and uphold its obligations under the covenant 6 david cole, no equal justice: race and class in the american criminal justice system, 8-9 (1999) (hereinafter cole. When it comes to racial discrimination in the workplace, most americans (60%) say blacks and whites are treated about equally, but opinions on this vary considerably across racial and ethnic groups a new pew research center report finds that roughly two-thirds (64%) of blacks say black people in the us are generally treated less fairly than.
A follow-up report to the un committee on the elimination of racial discrimination racial profiling is a violation of human rights both democratic and republican administrations have acknowledged that racial profiling is unconstitutional, socially corrupting and counter-productive. Racial bias and news media reporting: new research trends “african-americans were overrepresented as perpetrators, and latinos and whites were underrepresented as perpetrators” further, the study showed that whites were overrepresented as police officers on television, despite significant numbers of racial minorities in law enforcement.
American indian/native americans report more binge drinking episodes per month and higher alcohol consumption per episode than other groups • tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable illness and death in the united states. For decades we have been told that hard work and greater effort on the part of black americans, not systemic reform, is the key to closing the racial wealth gap earlier this month a poll from the. The already large racial wealth gap between white and black american households grew even wider after the great recession targeted policies are necessary to reverse this deepening divide.