Bingo. Nothing has down more to set beck the advancement of American minorities more than the war on poverty. The government has turned these communities away from traditional values of family, faith, and hard work to a never ending cycle of dependency. The people they elect to represent them betray them at their earliest convenience for their own financial reward.
Au Contraire, mon ami....NOT when you consider the mentality is that "whitey has to share"....Obamaphones, illegitimate babies, welfare, food stamps, Section 8 housing, Heating Assistance, cash, etc., etc.
4 Generations have lived the parasitic lifestyle, and as a result they have ALWAYS voted for the Party of Handouts, and ALWAYS will (until the money runs out, and then they go to Suburbia to take what they have been told is their "Right").
This I blame on Lyndon Baynes Johnson and his Great Society. His policies and politics were the beginning of the end of this great nation......