Blacks in America Income & Financial Disparity, cont. ( School segregation/crime CREATEDATE 3/29/09 9:17 PM School Segregation apartheid school: one in six black students attends an all school ISSUE: Hx black institutions Pros: relaxed social life, wider range of extra-curricular activities Cons: little resource These institutions are voluntary or imposed? Is Social desegregation using race a solution? Crime rate by race Blacks on av. Disproportionately represented among offenders and victims of crime. However, crime rate varies by type of crime and residence (298, 318, 325) Issue: what explains these patterns? Differential criminal justice Racial profiling Socioeconomic disparity Facing social and structural barriers Disinterest in addressing inner-city problems.