Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Depressing Stats

If you ever wondered whether racism was still with us, here's a set of statistics to keep in mind.

Yes, it really does say that white job applicants with a criminal record were more likely to get a call back than black applicants with no criminal record.

The jobs in question were in the private sector.

1 comment:

troutbirder said...

I believe it. Still forty years of teaching high school students taught me that racism is declining slowly but surely among the younger generations. I hope I'm right for the sake of two of my grandchildren....;)