African-American - News September 8, 2011
A group of African American contractors has threatened to shut down a major construction project because it says IDOT is not hiring enough minorities.
Peer mentors, mental health care credited with helping to reduce black infant mortality rate (Flint Township/Swartz Creek Advance)
That headline may not seem significant, but here's how Pew Charitable Trusts sells its finding that 33 percent of adults who grew up middle class end up sliding downward: The idea that children will grow up to be better off than their parents is a central component of the American Dream, and sustains American optimism.
CastingA African Americans forA 60'sA ProtestA Re-enactment (Realism101.Com)