Yes Rogue, but the next paragraph suggest a couple reasons for this disparity, but none of you poor right wing crazies get it yet because you’re too consumed with race. Someone below you taking your money while those at top are actually the one’s robbing you and the country blind.<quoted text>
Ah, there you go again comparing apples to oranges. Did you miss this from YOUR link?
"-- we find little difference in welfare participation by race: 74.6% of African Americans in such dire straits are on welfare, compared with 64.5% of the poor white single moms.
Read more: http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article... ;
It looks to me that blacks are given a break compared to whites in the same situation.
Yep, Poopo too has a lower lip quibbling problem.
“Two explanations readily suggest themselves: First, just as blacks are disproportionately likely to be poor, they are disproportionately likely to find themselves among the poorest of the poor, where welfare eligibility arises. Second, the black poor are more likely than their white counterparts to live in cities, and hence to have a chance of making their way to the welfare office. Correct for those two differences, and you won't find an excess of African Americans fitting the stereotype of the sluttish welfare queen who breeds for profit”
“White people are poor too, and in numbers far exceeding any of our more generously pigmented social groups. And poverty as defined by the government is a vast underestimation of the economic terror that persists at incomes -- such as $20,000 or even $40,000 and above -- that we like to think of as middle class”