The poorest counties in America

America is a superpower and the richest country in the world, and yet there is extreme poverty in each state of the Union. Whether it is the inner city or some rural community in Mississippi, people are suffering from lack of education, jobs and opportunity. In many cases, the poorest county can be located just […]

Study shows blacks are financially worse off in America

It’s a hard knock life… at least for black Americans. The U.S. Census, which is conducted every 10 years has long been acknowledged as the most accurate measure of demographics in the United States, for government funding and provides a very transparent picture of our nation’s economic stability. The most recent U.S. Census, which was […]

Are African Americans ‘Better Off’ Since Obama?

A strange thing happened on the way to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. On the Sunday morning talk shows, Democratic operatives were repeatedly asked the question, if Americans are “better off” today than at the start of President Barack Obama’s term? At first, like a fish out of water, all they did was […]