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    Prison's Grip on the Black Family

    The analysis looks at disparities in financial power between the D.C. metropolitan area's black and white residents, including before the Great Recession, which devastated communities of color.

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    Researchers Find Racial Wage Gap Has Grown

    In 1979, black men were paid 22 percent less than white men for doing the same job. And 2015 the disparity between pay rates for black and white men climbed to 31 percent.