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kelps61
2016-04-24 23:28:27
According to william julius wilson, racism has created a black underclass, but this underclass is perpetuated by:
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Josephtrillo313
2016-04-25 04:22:06

The underclass is perpetuated by economic inequality in the United States. Poor, low income neighborhoods that struggle to get by and a reliance on government welfare. Lack of economic resources leads to lack of education, and lack of education perpetuates lack of resources, and it becomes a vicious cycle. Certainly some of this underclass could be attributed to racism, but the majority I would say has to do with the way the economic and tax systems are set up to work in the United States.

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