Black Unemployment Continues To Rise Despite National Jobless Rates Declining
African Americans comprise almost 90 percent of those who are unemployed in the U.S. since April.
How Unemployment Affects the Black Community
Panelists talk about minimum wage and joblessness.
Black Unemployment Ticked Up to 13 Percent in August
The overall unemployment rate dipped to 7.3 percent.
Black Unemployment Falls to 12.6 Percent in July
The overall unemployment rate was 7.4 percent.
Black Unemployment Rate Rose in June to 13.7 Percent
The overall unemployment rate was 7.6 percent.
Black Unemployment Rate Spiked to 13.5 Percent in May
The overall unemployment rate rose to 7.6 percent.
African-American Unemployment Rate Declined in March
The overall unemployment rate dipped to 7.6 percent.
African-American Unemployment Rate Unchanged in February
The overall unemployment rate dipped to 7.7 percent.
President's Weekly Address: A Balanced Approach to Growing the Economy
Obama seeks to promote job creation.