Three-Tier Race-Based Wage Scales in Manhattan, by Glen FordQuicklink submitted by GLloyd Rowsey Permalink
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|Racial apartheid has reared its head in New York City's construction industry. State Attorney general Andrew Cuomo has charged a major Manhattan contractor with creating a three-tiered wage scale, with Irish construction workers on top, African Americans a distant second and Latinos at the bottom.|
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