Expanding Age Gap Between Whites and Minorities May Increase U.S. Racial Divide | America’s Wire

A generation gap in several states between older whites and younger Latinos and African-Americans has race relations experts concerned that age differences in the population are influencing spending and public policy in areas such as education, transportation, immigration and infrastructure.

As the United States rapidly advances toward having a majority-minority population, whites continue to grow older, while –whites are increasingly younger. Evidence is mounting that what has been considered a racial divide in the country is also crystallizing into a generational divide.

via Expanding Age Gap Between Whites and Minorities May Increase U.S. Racial Divide | America’s Wire.

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