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The United States has seen nationwide protests for weeks over the death of George Floyd in police custody, and the frustration that racism and racial inequality still persist throughout modern American life.
Data and research have extensively documented the ways in which Black Americans are underrepresented, overrepresented, or experience different treatment from their white counterparts.
These 26 charts show the extent of racial disparities in America, in areas like employment, wealth, education, home ownership, healthcare, and incarceration.
Nationwide protests in recent weeks have rekindled a roaring public discourse about racial inequality in America.
George Floyd’s death in police custody on May 25 let loose a groundswell of public rage about the way Black Americans are policed. But it