Cosmo: As usual this article and black leaders blame white people with all their failures. No blame to the breakdown of the black family structures or the thug mentality of the black culture. They been raised that w hitey is holding them back and that white culture is not good for them. And the president and black leaders reinforce that mine set as you have heard from their comments the last 8 years. How did the Vietnamese assimilate into this country with all the prejudice they have came under after the Vietnamese war? They kept their family structures and work within the system and seen the blessing of living in America which would overcome the racism they encountered. You will never eliminate racism it has existed since man has been on earth but if you use it to blame your circumstances on it you will always be left behind.