National Urban League

This Aug. 28, 2013 file photo shows National Urban League President Marc Morial. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

Urban League finds Blacks doing worse in the job market

WASHINGTON (AP) — While unemployment has been a major impediment to African-Americans’ economic progress, underemployment is a bigger obstacle for them than it is for whites or Hispanics, the National Urban League says in its […]


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Blacks still face challenges in economic equality

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Urban League says African-Americans are making tremendous gains in education, but have seen little change in economic equality in the last 50 years.