• Facing the Facts: A Progress Report on Ohio's Black Children

    This report provides information and data on the status of black children in Ohio. It offers recommendations for public policy and private action on behalf of Ohio's black children and families.

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  • Soldier with children in yard in North Memphis

    Black and white image of a smiling young African American soldier in uniform seated in a wooden lawn chair below a raised wooden porch and the corner of a frame house holds two tiny children in white…

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  • The Health of America's Black Children

    Hughes, Dana, Butler, Elizabeth, Meehan, Marsha

    This report presents startling statistics on the health of America's Black Children. Infant mortality, maternal mortality, low birthweight, prenatal care, immunization, AIDS, health insurance, drugs,…

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  • Voting District 29-2, Memphis

    Taylor, Reverend L.O

    Color film footage showing African American women standing in line, two African American men assisting a small boy walking on a porch, a sign reading 29-2 "Vote Here," African American men standing in…

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  • Library at Booker T. Washington High School

    This photograph of the library at Booker T. Washington High School shows African American students quietly reading and a librarian standing under a poster reading "Silence."

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  • Grace To Lead Our Children Home: The Crisis Facing Black Children

    This document explores the challenges faced by black youth in today's society and how those challenges have resulted in a rise in the number of minority youth caught up in the justice system of our co…

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  • Portrait of Inequality: Black and White Children in America

    A composite portrait of inequality facing Black children in America with statistical data available to document the persistent disparities.

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  • Progress and Peril: Black Children in America

    This book gives facts on the conditions of African American children in America

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