Extensive Data Shows Punishing Reach of Racism for Black Boys

According to a recent study, income inequality between blacks and whites is driven entirely by what is happening among these boys and the men they become. Though black girls and women face deep inequality on many measures, black and white girls from families with comparable earnings attain similar individual incomes as adults.

Black boys raised in America, even in the wealthiest families and living in some of the most well-to-do neighborhoods, still earn less in adulthood than white boys with similar backgrounds.

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https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/03/19/upshot/race-class-white-and-black-men.html

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