Cornell expert says study on disadvantaged boys challenges the U.S. to pay attention to suffering children

Travis Gosa, is an Assistant Professor of Africana Studies and Education at Cornell University, an is affiliated with the Cornell Center for the Study of Inequality. Gosa says that the study, “Family Disadvantage and the Gender Gap in Behavioral and Educational Outcomes” that shows boys from disadvantaged backgrounds suffer more than girls from the same […]

Hip-Hop’s first billionaire highlights growing inequality within black America

Travis Gosa, an expert on race relations, African American history and professor of African American Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell University, says hip-hop artist and entrepreneur Dr. Dre’s transition to the billionaire boys’ club is a sign of the massive socioeconomic divide within black America. Gosa says:  “If rumors of […]