From 1992 to 2013 the median net worth of black students who finished college dropped nearly 56 percent. During the same period, the median net worth of whites and Asians with college degrees rose about 86 percent and nearly 90 percent, respectively.
My agreement with spiders is not worth the air I once spoke it into. I cannot make pacts with them to stay in their place, to never intrude on my house or my life. I can’t ask them to make me comfortable. Even the most gentle of us bite in self defense.