Child Poverty Down for Whites, Asians, Hispanics, But Steady for Blacks
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Child Poverty Down for Whites, Asians, Hispanics, But Steady for Blacks

(NBC News) – The poverty rate has declined for Hispanic, white and Asian children, but…

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Poverty Still Major Affliction for Blacks
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Poverty Still Major Affliction for Blacks

by Stacy M. Brown Special to the NNPA from the Washington Informer Black America is…

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Obama Leads Discussion on Poverty
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Obama Leads Discussion on Poverty

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   President Obama recently participated in a long overdue…

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Report: Blacks Disproportionately Affected by Hunger
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Report: Blacks Disproportionately Affected by Hunger

Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer African-Americans continue to suffer disproportionately high rates…

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Black Workers Stuck in Poverty Wages
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Black Workers Stuck in Poverty Wages

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As fast food and retail workers…

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Black Children Live in Poverty at Higher Rates than Whites
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Black Children Live in Poverty at Higher Rates than Whites

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Despite living in the world’s richest…

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BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Who Speaks for You?
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BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Who Speaks for You?

By William Reed NNPA Columnist   Do you have anything to say about what’s going…

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In the Land of Plenty, Many Black Families Still Go Hungry
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In the Land of Plenty, Many Black Families Still Go Hungry

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As millions of families gather for…

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Lawmakers Ponder Fiscal Cliff, Blacks Already in Poverty Ditch
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Lawmakers Ponder Fiscal Cliff, Blacks Already in Poverty Ditch

Lawmakers Ponder Fiscal Cliff, Blacks Already in Poverty Ditch By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent…

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