How many African-Americans live in the USA?

Answer According to figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau in 2007, there are more than 40 million African-Americans living in the United States, with a majority of the population concentrated in the ... Read More »

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What percentage of African Americans live in poverty?

In 2007 the U.S. Census Bureau revealed that 24 percent of African Americans lived at or below the poverty level. That same year, the Census Bureau reported that the unemployment rate for blacks wa... Read More »

Now that an African American is POTUS, will African Americans start tipping in Restaurants?

There are some idiots out there who live in a state of denial. The truth is that some blacks are bad tippers, and it is a cultural thing as suggested above (although not an imperative). This is not... Read More »

How many African-Americans were in the first African-American Senate?

Hiram Revels of Mississippi was the first and only African-American in the first African American U.S. Senate, in 1870. He was a steadfast opponent of racial segregation after the American Civil Wa... Read More »

Can African Americans have freckles?

Freckles---also called hyperpigmentation---are a skin condition that produces tiny spots on the skin. Freckles can occur in African Americans; they are more noticeable in African Americans with lig... Read More »