Newsweek (28 November 2014)

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Two times as many children at the present time consider their mom and dad have attempted to run their lives an excessive amount of (24 percentage, up from 12 percentage in 1966). Fifty years in the past, the 5 so much famous recognized humans have been John F. Kennedy, Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, Lyndon B. Johnson and Helen Keller, in that order. this present day, popular culture ideas, as President Barack Obama, Taylor fast and Beyoncé most sensible the record, with Selena Gomez tying Lincoln for fourth position. greater than part aid gun keep an eye on (55 percent), the loss of life penalty (52 percent), abortion rights (50 percentage) and homosexual marriage (62 percent). (On homosexual marriage, Allison Moseley, sixteen, of Cudahy, Wisconsin, says, “Love is love. ”) the main compelling findings exhibit that race is the an important factor for teenagers this present day. In 1966, forty four percentage of yankee young people inspiration racial discrimination will be an issue for his or her iteration. Now approximately two times as many—82 percent—feel an identical approach. The outlook is extra alarming between black kids: Ninety-one percentage imagine discrimination is right here to stick, up from 33 percentage in 1966. contemporary headlines—police-involved shootings of unarmed black males, the Black Lives subject move, Donald Trump’s xenophobic politics—reveal a rustic deeply divided on race, with doubtless little wish for reconciliation. for lots of black americans, the full on line casino is stacked opposed to them: They’re disproportionately suffering from unemployment, poverty and a scarcity of academic possibilities. The U. S. has the top incarceration expense on the planet, and whereas blacks and Latinos make up 30 percentage of the inhabitants, they account for fifty eight percentage of the felony inhabitants. In 2013, the wealth hole 36 zero five / 2 7/ 2 zero 1 6 TEENS ON RACIAL DISCRIMINATION 1966 2015 33 ninety one In 1966, 33% of black youngsters proposal racial discrimination will be an issue for his or her new release. As of 2015, ninety one% of black children imagine racial discrimination could be an issue for his or her iteration. percentage percentage + BLINDED: Rahman, left, says a pal assumed her forty four eighty two S H A M I N D E R DUL A I FO R N EWSW E E okay ( 2 ) ; P R EV I OUS S P R E A D : R I C KY CA R I OT I / T H E used to be H I N GTO N P OST/G E T T Y kinfolk was once in ISIS simply because they're from Bangladesh; Eboigbe has been mocked for her hair and her accessory. percentage among whites and blacks reached its maximum element given that 1989, in line with the Pew learn middle: The wealth of white families was once thirteen occasions that of black families, and 10 occasions that of Hispanic families. Newsweek came across that black youth this day are much more likely than white or Hispanic adolescents to concentrate on gun violence and of police accused of killing blameless humans. They’re additionally prone to fear that they’ll be the sufferers of shootings—at college, through police or in locations of worship. and lots of youth, despite race or ethnicity, understand that black americans are discriminated opposed to, together with the way in which they’re taken care of by way of police (62 percentage) and their skill to entry respectable jobs (39 percent). And what’s occurred to Brewer’s doubtless indomitable optimism over the last 50 years, his unwavering religion in schooling?

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