When you consider that black men are more likely to be undiagnosed than white men, it takes even less than 7%. According to the CDC, blacks are 8.7 times more likely to be diagnosed with chlamydia.
20.5 times more likely to be diagnosed with gonorrhea, and 9.1 times more likely to be diagnosed with syphilis.
People should really do their homework when they come for this community, because I find that you folks are truly galvanized to protect what’s yours!!
After the disaster of an interview with the “Reverend” Jesse Peterson and his screeching, bigoted caller, you all wrote in to ask the host and producers some HARD questions.
He played into just about every racial stereotype you could think of, which really caught me by surprise.A previous issue of the journal published a study showing blacks males are even 33% more likely to kill their spouse if she is white instead of black. “The National Black Women’s Health Project” has identified the battering of women as the number one health issue for African American women (Joseph, 1997).According to the study, white females married to black males are 12.4 times more likely to be murdered by their husbands than white females married to white males. In 1998, Salber and Taliaferro reported that the spousal homicide rate among African Americans is 8.4 times more than for whites.That is the most important thing: that they are loved, and know they are loved, and cared for.I have never understood the feeling some social workers and others have, re: the inappropriateness of white people adopting children of another race — as if the children will be deprived of something essential by not being raised by someone of their race.This is a great lesson of the life of President Obama’s grandparents, and his relationship with them.