Two days of violence in by whites against blacks left an estimated 50 people dead, hundreds injured, and more than 1, black owned homes and businesses destroyed. The riot, which began on May 31,was initiated by an incident that happened the day before. The elevator operator was a young white girl named Sarah Page.
Plan of the Book This chapter briefly describes the 3-way pattern of race differences. The following chapters provide more detail. Many statistics in Chart 1 come from the United States, where Orientals are a "model minority.
More Orientals graduate from college and fewer go to prison. That is much more than the number who graduate from college.
Chapter 2 shows how this racial pattern in crime is found worldwide. Whites in the United States and in European countries are intermediate. Asian countries, 35 violent crimes perpeople; European countries, 42; and African countries, Chapter 2 also finds that Oriental children are slower to mature than White children while Black children are faster to mature.
This is true for the rate of bone and tooth development and the age at which a child first sits, crawls, walks, and puts on clothing.
Oriental children do not begin to walk until about 13 months, White children at 12 months, and Black children at 11 months. Chapter 3 looks at racial differences in sexual activity. Orientals are the least sexually active, whether measured by age of first intercourse, intercourse frequency, or number of sexual partners.
Blacks are the most active on all of these. Once again Whites are in between. These contrasts in sexual activity lead to differences in the rate of diseases like syphilis, gonorrhea, herpes, and chlamydia. European countries again fall in between.
The races differ in rate of ovulation Chapter 3. Not all women produce one egg during the menstrual cycle. When two or more eggs are produced at the same time, a pregnancy is more likely. So is the likelihood of producing fraternal twins i. The number of twins born is 16 out of every 1, births for Blacks, 8 out of every 1, births for Whites, and 4 or less for Orientals.
Triplets and other multiple births are rarest in Orientals and highest in Blacks, with Whites in between. Chapter 4 is about race and intelligence. Hundreds of studies on millions of people show a three-way pattern. IQ tests are often made to have an average score ofwith a "normal" range from 85 to Whites average from to Orientals in Asia and the U.The Tulsa, Oklahoma Race Riot was one of the worst urban racial conflicts in United States history.
Two days of violence in by whites against blacks left an estimated 50 people dead, hundreds injured, and more than 1, black owned homes and businesses destroyed. The Tulsa race riot, sometimes referred to as the Tulsa massacre, Tulsa pogrom, or Tulsa race riot of , took place on May 31 and June 1, , when a mob of white citizens attacked residents and businesses of the African-American community of Greenwood in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
This is considered one of the worst incidents of racial violence in the history of the United States. Race and Economic Opportunity in the United States Executive Summary The Equality of Opportunity Project 3 Finding #2: The black-white income gap is entirely driven by.
Black people is a term used in certain countries, often in socially based systems of racial classification or of ethnicity, to describe persons who are perceived to be dark-skinned compared to other populations.
As such, the meaning of the expression varies widely both between and within societies, and depends significantly on context. For many other . Blacks are shot and killed by police at times the rate of whites. Employers' Replies to Racial Names "Job applicants with white names needed to send about 10 resumes to get one callback; those with African-American names needed to send around 15 resumes to get one callback.".