Whites Are 5 Times Richer than Blacks...

Whites Are 5 Times Richer than Blacks, Study Finds

There are 14 comments on the Truthdig story from May 17, 2010, titled Whites Are 5 Times Richer than Blacks, Study Finds. In it, Truthdig reports that:

Flickr / JMRosenfeld A study out of Brandeis University has determined that white Americans have roughly five times the wealth of black Americans at the same income level, owing largely to greater economic opportunity.

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Wild Sean

Jersey City, NJ

#1 May 27, 2010
No kidding. Blacks are poor everywhere. Go to any country in the world and you will find them living in 3rd world conditions and in slums. Europeans are way richer than Africans.
spinning rims

United States

#2 May 27, 2010
Germany Compared to Zimbabwe....

Is like a 5 starr Hotell compared to a Porta-Potty in a Landfill.

...But the porta-potty has some fake shiny bling bling on it.
lol

United States

#3 May 27, 2010
spinning rimz!!!!!!!!

“Sticks and "Stones"”

Since: Jul 08

Location hidden

#4 May 27, 2010
Rich, means that they attained an item, sold and merchandised it into a profit. What do white people have a talent at. Taking what was already established, put a price tag on it, while the actually owner is told that he is 5 times least likely to be as rich as a white.
Willis Jackson

Cumming, GA

#5 May 27, 2010
Cause white debils stolen all da secret gold from Muthaland. Just like dey stole da Manwhich recipe, KFC secret spices, plans for the Chevy Caprice, an space ship made from elephant bones. Whitey be stealin all da secerts from reel black egypztion and makin poor da blackman.
Rich Old Republican

Carlisle, PA

#6 May 27, 2010
Black folks are notorious for being impulsive spenders so of course they're always going to be broke.
name here

United States

#7 May 27, 2010
Bling Bling Yaallz!!!!!!!

;=}
Frank

Southfield, MI

#8 May 27, 2010
"Behind every great fortune, lies a great crime"---Honore de Balzac
Gstspkr

United States

#9 Aug 31, 2010
On a personal level, blacks do just as well as I do. I see great hope because of their church leaders, such as Dr. Tony Evans. Neatly all blacks I've worked with exhibit great work ethics and organizational tendencies. They are reliable, motivated, and every bit my equal. Our devils lie within us all. We all need to encourage each other to be the best we can be; however, we must demand only of ourselves to make the difference we desire.
otherplaces

Monticello, IN

#10 Sep 29, 2011
not me though..:)

but we have white people in our family though (LOL)
otherplaces

Monticello, IN

#11 Sep 29, 2011
naw i'm poor as F
The Nightmare

United States

#12 Sep 29, 2011
Wild Sean wrote:
No kidding. Blacks are poor everywhere. Go to any country in the world and you will find them living in 3rd world conditions and in slums. Europeans are way richer than Africans.
Whites are paid more than blacks also. For example,I work for a very large company and there are 3 black people that have the same job title as me, yet I get paid considerably more than they do and two of the three have more senority than me. It's good to be White. LOL !!!!!
hek

Monticello, IN

#14 Nov 8, 2011
one black guy had vitiligo and they considered him white.. but he was secretly pure black the whole time..
hek

Monticello, IN

#15 Nov 8, 2011
my life really doesn't suck so whites must be happy as hel.. seriously..

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