The unemployment rate among Black Americans is 13%, or less than four percentage points decreased from April, whereas unemployment for white Americans has nearly halved, from 14.2% to 7.3%, according to Labor Department data. "I can't believe I have to say this, but it is not because there is something about Black people that makes them less employable," says Martha Gimbel of Schmidt Futures.
Jobs are returning, but mostly for white employees
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