ACRI Ballot Initiative (Nebraska): Article Series on Omaha

The Omaha World-Herald has published a series of articles on the difference between Whites and Blacks who live in Omaha, Nebraska.

It seems that more needs to be done to address social problems and that any call for initiatives like ACRI’s are premature.

The links to the informative articles are below.

Omaha in Black and White: Poverty amid prosperity

Part 4 – Day 2: Decline in industrial jobs hurts blacks

Part 4 – Day 3: Few well-paid black workers

North Omaha has a mismatch of jobs and nearby workers

Omaha in Black and White: Barriers to jobs are many

Part 4 – Day 4: Job training offers no easy fix