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Your Quick Reminder That the Black Unemployment Rate is Still Too High

It’s still nearly double the national rate.

READ: A Brilliant Breakdown of Baltimore's Segregation

The new issue of Baltimore City Paper paints the picture of Baltimore’s deep and multifaceted segregation. 

Unemployment Rate Ticks Up for Blacks, Drops Overall

There are more than 1.8 million black people looking for work.

Unemployment Stats Paint a Dangerously Incomplete Picture

The latest U.S. jobs report puts unemployment at a low 5.9 percent. But this number doesn’t reflect what’s really going on in millions of people’s lives.

The Latest On Youth Unemployment and Jobs

One in four blacks and one in six Latinos under the age of 25 can’t find a job