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this paper is about the decline of progress in the black community none 4497 The Conflicts of the Black Race Delayed Economic and Educational Progress In the 1960s blacks led by Dr Martin Luther King Jr fought for their civil rights and equal opportunities Although they had only been out of slavery for less than a century they felt the time was way past due for them to receive the same treatment as other American citizens Our people struggled to receive decent education programs for their youth for the right to earn a decent living and to receive respect from other racial groups Fortunately for our generation their fight ended in victory However 30 years later despite the progress made then our community does not seem to have kept up with our ancestors rate of self-improvement Not only are blacks still disrespected by other races problems also plague us such as poverty drugs and miseducation To make matters even worse we also have a serious lack of unity Some of us feel as though it is not our responsibility to help other blacks when they are in need Another major problem is the existence of racism This negative attitude leads to many physical and psychological problems within the black community Therefore lack of unity within the black community and the effects of racism are two major factors when contribute to the slow progress of black people Before the Civil Rights movement racism was so blatant that not knowing it existed would have been difficult Presently it is so subtle that some argue we cannot blame racism for our problems Unfortunately they are wrong The effects of racism can be seen in the segregation of our neighborhoods and in our high unemployment rates White people want to keep their contact with us to a minimum In 1991 USA Today reported that the 1990 census concluded that the majority of the nations 30 million
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