The State of Black America: Underemployed

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  • State of Black America
  • NUL State of Black America
  • State of Black America
  • Ursula Burns
  • Mignon Clyburn
  • Sherrilyn Ifill
  • State of Black America Report

What Is the Equality Index?

The NUL likes to use a pie to explain its equality index. A whole pie equals 100 percent, so at 71.2 percent of overall equality to whites, African-Americans are missing nearly 30 percent of the pie.

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