New Pew Survey Documents Black/White Divide on Racial Progress

August 23, 2013 — On the eve of the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s iconic “I Have a Dream Speech,” a new Pew study finds that black and white Americans have differing perceptions about the nation’s racial progress.  For example, less than half of white Americans (44 percent) believe “much more needs to be done in order to achieve racial equality,” compared to 79 percent of blacks.  Click HERE for Pew’s overview of the study’s findings.