January 28, 2008

Fornication & Bastardy: 80 Percent of Black Babies in Indiana Born to Unwed Mothers

About eight in 10 black children in Indiana are born to unwed parents—a start to life that sets them up for problems during adolescence and beyond, according to an Indiana Black Expo report. Indiana's black youths fare significantly worse than Hoosier youths in general across 18 indicators of well-being, such as graduation rates and poverty levels, and do worse than black youths in the U.S, according to the report being released Friday. Full story...

Posted by Editor at January 28, 2008 08:13 AM


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