Are There Really More Black Men In Ja...

Are There Really More Black Men In Jail Than In College? Provide The Proof.

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Since: Mar 07

Brooklyn, NY

#1 Mar 29, 2007
Are there really more black men between the ages of 18 and 35 in jail than there are in collges or employed? I remember learning in college that this was a myth created by the media and other forces and at the time stats were provided but I don't remember who, what or where now, so if you can prove your argument either way, please provide.

Alexandria, VA

#2 Mar 29, 2007

Brooklyn, NY

#3 Apr 2, 2007
FOCAT wrote:
This thread just died in the wind, huh?

“Proud Black Woman!!!”

Since: Apr 09


#4 May 3, 2009
i hope not. who am i supposed to marry? i don't do conjugal visits!!!

“Always bet on Black”

Since: Apr 09

Location hidden

#5 May 3, 2009
the truth about black men watch

Since: Mar 07

Brooklyn, NY

#6 May 22, 2009
isthere hope4 wrote:
the truth about black men watch =DtpBo0vWHpcXX
Many thanks for the link. I'm am not going to say that it is the gospel and take everything at this man's word but it is definitely a start to beginning to prove what I believe are gross misconceptions.

I don't consider myself a conspiracy theorist but think about this. If we believe what the media says about us is true, I mean if we really begin to internalize their information, as we have begun to do. Will we want to continue to be in the company of one another? Will we continue to procreate with one another... etc...

Since: May 09

Yuba City, CA

#7 May 22, 2009
Ivy1 wrote:
Are there really more black men between the ages of 18 and 35 in jail than there are in collges or employed?

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