One in five black men out of a job figures reveal, and worse to come

Almost one in five black men in Britain is now out of work as the recession bites, and charities have seen a flood of requests for help from ethnic minorities struggling to find a job.

With official figures expected to show another sharp rise in unemployment in August, analysis by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) shows men have been hit harder than women – and black men have fared especially badly.

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