Re: Re: The racial divide: what needs to change?

I would agree with the notion that American's are motivated by varying degrees of greed.  I do however, wonder why some demographics (read race if you must) put material to the exclusion of their fellow man.  Our prisons are filled with people from a certain demographic.  I do sincerely believe that their race is a coincidence.  I think the reason is the spike in young parents under 19 during the mid to late 80's.  A lack of wisdom would undoubtedly be passed down to the next generation.  The whole "Forget you, I got to get mine's" mentality that I witness in this age group points me in this direction.  This, is, also, of course, the MTV hip hop generation.  So I think the racial divide is not really a racial divide, just a lack of good parenting/supervision during a certain time period.  The people born during this period are now old enough to show us what they've learned.    Heres a link to some statistics compiled by the Guttmacher Institute:

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WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 16: CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta (R) returns to the White House with CNN Washington bureau chief Sam Feist after Federal judge Timothy J. Kelly ordered the White House to reinstate his press pass November 16, 2018 in Washington, DC. CNN has filed a lawsuit against the White House after Acosta's press pass was revoked after a dispute involving a news conference last week. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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