Father Absence in Black America
Forum members spoke about a report released by the Institute for American Values and called on the government and communities to strengthen families. The report emphasized the increasing absence of fathers in African-American families.
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Enola Aird Scholar Institute for American Values
Elijah Anderson Professor University of Pennsylvania
David Blankenhorn Founder and President Institute for American Values
Obie Clayton Executive Director Morehouse Research Institute
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Telephone lines were open for viewer comments about the “Relinquishing Blackness: The Class Divide in Black America”…