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  • Unequal Opportunity

    Pittsburgh Magazine reports that "Regional growth is threatened because African-Americans in Pittsburgh face some of the nation's highest unemployment and lowest levels of hope...Pittsburgh and Allegheny Country had the fourth poorest and fifth most unemployed black populations, the fourth biggest gap between black and white rates of poverty, and almost as large a gulch in employment..."