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The Shame of Black America Isn’t that Black Boys Can’t

By Phillip Jackson, The Black Star Project Nationally, about 10% of 8th-grade Black males read at or above a proficient level. In other words, on average, if you count any 100 young Black men, only 10 of them read at a proficient level. In Detroit, only 3 out of 100 young Black men read at […]readmore