Recession hits minorites harder

September 16, 2009

Original publication: Michigan State University, State News

Date of publication: September 16, 2009

"For many Americans, the recession officially began in December 2008, but recent studies show it began much earlier — and had a greater impact — for minorities. [...] 'In communities of color, this has been happening for a long time,' Huezo said. 'For these communities, it is not a recession anymore; it is a depression.'"

Includes mention of UFE's State of the Dream 2009, and commentary from co-author, Jeannette Huezo.

Read the full article on StateNews.com (Michigan State University).

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