Black People Politics : When Trump Becomes President - What Will it Look Like?

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    The Black and Hispanic Unemployment Rates Don't Deserve Applause
    President Trump lauded them and then claimed credit for their positive developments in the past year. He was doubly mistaken

    GILLIAN B. WHITE

    ... The truth is, Trump has so far done little to contribute to the declines in unemployment among blacks and Hispanics—those declines are more a reflection of the sound economic policy of the past decade. And even though the black and Hispanic unemployment rates have improved over the past year, they are still much higher than the rate for white Americans—and that’s a crucial piece of context missing from Trump’s tweet ...

    https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2018/01/trump-black-hispanic-unemployment/549932/
     
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    :storm: So, he shooting cannon fodder again :facepalm:

    What Trump isn’t saying about black unemployment
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    ... What isn’t improving much is pay. Median weekly earnings for blacks, adjusted for inflation, have risen just 2.5% since 2000, and a scant 0.7% since 2010. So a typical worker earning $1,000 per week in 2010 would be earning $1,007 8 years later, since that’s adjusted for inflation, it represents progress—but barely enough to measure ...


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    If You Thought 2017 Was Bad, Just Wait for 2018
    Last year, Trump corroded U.S. foreign policy, but avoided disaster. This year, there are powerful reasons to think that matters will worsen

    BY HAL BRANDS

    ... Third, and most troubling of all, Trump’s penchant for talking tough but kicking the hardest issues down the road has created a series of time-bombs for the administration — all of which could explode in 2018. In mid-January, Trump must decide whether to continue waiving nuclear-related sanctions on Iran in the absence of discernible progress toward his notion of fixing the Iran nuclear deal ...

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    Trump administration halts ‘evidence-based’ program that evaluates behavioral health therapies

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    The Trump administration has abruptly halted work on a highly regarded program to help physicians, families, and others separate effective “evidence-based” treatments for substance abuse and behavioral health problems from worthless interventions ...


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    A patient's window at a recovery center in Youngstown, Ohio.


     
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    Straight from the mouth of a racist :facepalm: s h i t h o l e

    Trump attacks protections for immigrants from ‘********’ countries in Oval Office meeting
    By Josh Dawsey

    President Trump grew frustrated with lawmakers Thursday in the Oval Office when they floated restoring protections for immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries as part of a bipartisan immigration deal, according to two people briefed on the meeting ...

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    President Trump leads a prison reform roundtable in the Roosevelt Room at the White House Thursday. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post)