"Race and Ethnicity."
CQ Researcher 11 June 2014. Web. 18 Aug. 2014.
Is the “post-racial society” dream dead?
Race continues to be an undercurrent in American society. African-Americans have made economic and educational progress, but continue to lag behind whites in jobs and wealth. The Supreme Court has ruled that voters may decide whether state universities can apply affirmative action policies during the admissions process. Researchers say public schools are more segregated now than before integration, and blacks are incarcerated at a rate double their share of the population. (from article introduction)