African-American, Poverty, Sacramento

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This paper explores the concepts of culture, cultural identity and levels of equity within the African-American community, with a highlighted focus on the community of Sacramento County. In specific, this paper identifies specific social inequities and provides ideas and actions that are currently in place to prevent these inequities, more pointedly education and employment. It is a reflection on the African-American community and a reflective exercise on self identity, culture, cultural identities and equity.



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