Black Oppression during the 1960's

Statistics

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Economic Gap

  • Percentage of cities built by Black males : 0%
  • Percentage of industries built by Black males: 0%
  • Percentage of tax bases created by Black males capable of sustaining gov't services: 0%
  • Percentage of whites employed by Blacks: 0%
  • Percentage of Black male registered businesses: .0043%
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Incarceration Gap

  • Blacks made up 10.5% of the United States population in the 1960's
  • Nearly 40% of the United States prison population was Black

Work Cited

"The Case for Reparations." The Atlantic. Atlantic Media Company, n.d. Web. 22 May 2016.


"Violent Crimes: Black On White & White On Black." : Black Males & Their Historical Crime Rates. N.p., 3 July 2011. Web. 22 May 2016.