Urban League releases `State of America Report'; calls for urban jobs policy

December 1996
Jet;12/09/96, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p6
Presents the findings of the National Urban League's (NUL) annual report, `The State of Black America 1996' concerning obstacles for black workers in America. The obstacle of long-lasting high unemployment; The obstacle of health; Views of Dr. June Jackson Christmas, one of the authors of the report; Views of Hugh B. Price, president of NUL.


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