Knowledge is power. The statistics on this page are an indication of where black folks are in our path toward prosperity. Currently, we need to do better. Improvement will only happen when we are thoroughly aware of where we stand and are critically intentional about where we need to go. Continual emphasis on Umoja (unity), Nia (purpose) and Umajaa(cooperative economics) will help maximize our efforts. In our present state, many of us do not recognize we are struggling. Until knowledge is pursued and absorbed, the necessary consciousness needed to acknowledge the true nature of our situation will not occur. The statistics are courtesy of an awesome website by the name of: