Why is Fox News separating the umemployment numbers by race?

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    Today they did a report on how the unemployment number is a lot higher for African Americans. So I'm trying to figure out the purpose of this report? I thought that all races were being affected by this shaky economy?
     
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    Look at the numbers yourself - Current Population Survey (CPS)
     
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    Why not?
     
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    Because there are hispanics and whites unemployed too so i'm trying to figure out why is the african americans unemployment numbers are the only numbers being singled out.
     
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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bPgRk4qKwCQ]‪Rush Limbaugh CPAC Speech (Part 1 of 4): Rush Wants America to Succeed‬‏ - YouTube[/ame]

    At 6:00 - (in a nutshell) When we conservatives look at a group of people..we don't see groups..we see Americans.

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    Maybe because black unemployment is so much greater then any other race, just like crime, std's, dropouts........
     
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    Is this another Soros Media Matters scoop? What a lame post.
     
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    Maybe we could separate them by political affiliation.:razz:
     
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    It would be interesting to know how many hard-core Obama supporters are currently unemployed and still think he's the greatest thing since barley pop was invented.
     
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    The only charts I've seen on the Fox shows I've watched showed percentages for whites, blacks and Hispanics.
     

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