TITLE

It Pays to Be White

AUTHOR(S)
WICKS-LIM, JEANNETTE
PUB. DATE
May 2016
SOURCE
Dollars & Sense;May/Jun2016, Issue 324, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the race-based economic inequality in the U.S. in which the race-based hierarchy mostly benefits white people. The unemployment, poverty rate and prison population of Blacks are noted to be higher compared to Whites while the advanced degrees achieved by Blacks notably lower compared to the achievement of Whites. The state education spending benefits of white students is also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
115471873

 

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