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Forty Worst Cities in America for
Black Men Not Working 
 
Percentage of employed, working-age (16-64) black males in these cities: 
  1. Detroit     43.0
  2. Buffalo     43.9
  3. Milwaukee     44.7
  4. Cleveland     47.7
  5. Chicago     48.3
  6. St. Louis     51.3
  7. Philadelphia     51.7
  8. Phoneix     52.0
  9. Cincinnati     52.6
  10. INDIANAPOLIS     52.6
  11. Richmond     52.7
  12. Memphis     53.2
  13. Hartford     53.3
  14. San Francisco     53.3
  15. Pittsburgh     53.3
  16. Miami     53.4
  17. New Orleans     53.5
  18. Omaha     53.8
  19. Oakland     53.8
  20. Las Vegas     54.2
  21. Birmingham     54.3
  22. Newark     54.5
  23. Columbus     54.7
  24. Jacksonville     54.8
  25. Los Angeles     54.8
  26. Kansas City     55.1
  27. Seattle     56.3
  28. Charlotte     56.5
  29. San Diego     57.1
  30. New York City     57.4
  31. Portland     57.4
  32. Baltimore     57.5
  33. Houston     58.3
  34. Nashville     58.3
  35. Denver    58.8
  36. Atlanta     59.0
  37. Minneapolis     59.3
  38. Boston     59.7
  39. Dallas     61.0
  40. Washington, D.C.     66.6 
SOURCE: Race and Male Employment in the Wake of the Great Recession by Marc Levine of the Center for Economic Development at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
   
Massive unemployment among Black men and youth drives violence and murders, contributes to broken family structures, indirectly discourages educational achievement, and causes chaos and disfunctionality in the Black community.
 
What do you think can be done about this growing problem?