African-american californians or black californians are residents of the state of california who are of african ancestry according to us census bureau, those. The league of california cities african american caucus (lccaac) connects you to important policy makers in power the lccaac works with the california. California's high school graduation rates rose for the seventh in 2016, the graduation rate for african american students reached a record. World war ii initiated the largest migration of african americans in the with most of the newcomers settling in the coastal cities of california, oregon, and.
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