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    economic disparities between blacks and whites

    Will President Address 50 Year Economic Gap Between Blacks Whites At March?

    A sobering report released last weekend states that the economic disparity between Blacks and Whites has virtually remained the same for the past 50 years. Additionally, 50 years ago Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom” took place. Next week, President Barack Obama faces a weighty challenge in speaking to …