Is The Problem For Black Americans “Racism” Or A Quandary Of Their Own Making?


Right Punditry does her homework and has all the statistics to back up her points. She does a much better job than I ever could but I must say that I believe this needs to be reblogged, and reblogged, and reblogged, until it get all the way around to everyone so perhaps it can make a difference. Another good example is also Bill Cosby. He has been a very good role model and been very outspoken about things. Please read this all the way through. Its worth your time!

Right Punditry

black problem…..  if we conclude that racial discrimination is the major cause of black problems when it isn’t, then effective solutions will be elusive forever. To begin to get a handle on the answer, let’s pull up a few historical facts about black Americans.

In 1950, female-headed households were 18 percent of the black population. Today it’s close to 70 percent. One study of 19th-century slave families found that in up to three-fourths of the families, all the children lived with the biological mother and father.In 1925 New York City, 85 percent of black households were two-parent households. Herbert Gutman, author of “The Black Family in Slavery and Freedom, 1750-1925,” reports, “Five in six children under the age of six lived with both parents.”

A study of 1880 family structure in Philadelphia found that three-quarters of black families were nuclear families (composed of two parents and children). What is…

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