Just some Financial numbers you can come to whatever conclusion you want from them:
The median household income is $25,000 less than half the national average.
The unemployment rate for black men in Baltimore between the ages of 20 and 24 was 37% percent in 2013.
Only 59% percent of black men between the ages of 25 and 54 have employment.
Just 1 in 10 black men in Baltimore has a college degree
Nearly 1 in 4 Baltimore residents lives in poverty.