The recession has been over for some time now, and the economy is booming… wait. You say, it’s not booming unless you’re rich?
Well, if you’re still feeling pinched, maybe it’s the fault of individuals heavy on the melanin. The odds are pretty good that you blame them anyway.
You see, a new study has shown that Americans “become subconsciously more prejudiced against dark-skinned people when times are tight.”
That’s right. On top of devastating the country, wiping out many people’s savings, and increasing the obscene gap between the wealthy and the rest of us, the Great Recession may have had the side effect of increasing racial tension.