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America Nears El Tipping Pointo

Jeff2422 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 12:28 PM
So who are the role models for African-Americans? The key issue for African-Americans is unemployment and poverty. Every study for decades shows the same thing. Children, of all races, that are born out-of-wedlock are 6 times more likely to live their minority in poverty. Now over 70% of African-American children are born out-of-wedlock. In the 1950 census, this figure was less than 10% and poverty and unemployment rates were less. So, again, who are the role models for African-Americans?
wtmoore1 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 2:34 PM
Hey Conservative Libertarian, the majority of people on welfare are WORKING, that's not the problem, the problem is that the wage gap has continued to cause disparity to such an extent that the average unskilled worker can no longer earn a living wage.

Look at the statistics of those on food stamps and welfare, and see how many of those people are actually employed...its a high number. I think you might be surprised.

And a current role model for the black community would be that guy in the White House...
Conservative_Libertarian Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 1:26 PM
Well bully for you RG...

Since the Doc was actually WORKING... he really isn't part of the National Problem... is he....

You are such a LW Liberal Mouth Piece Putz!


I apologize to America's young people, whose dashed dreams and dim employment prospects I had laughed at, believing these to be a direct result of their voting for Obama.

On closer examination, it turns out that young voters, aged 18-29, overwhelmingly supported Romney. But only the white ones.

According to Pew Research, 54 percent of white voters under 30 voted for Romney and only 41 percent for Obama. That's the same percentage Reagan got from the entire white population in 1980. Even the Lena Dunham demographic -- white women under 30 -- slightly favored Romney.

Reagan got...