13 Things You Can Do Right Now to Combat Racism
13 Things You Can Do Right Now to Combat Racism
By Raquel Reichard | 06/30/2015 - 10:00

From Donald Trump's anti-Mexican sentiments to protesting the


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The 2020 Census May Be Dropping the Word 'Race'
The 2020 Census May Be Dropping the Word 'Race'
By Raquel Reichard | 06/19/2015 - 14:43

The U.S.


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What Do Latinos Actually See As Their Race? New Report Says…
What Do Latinos Actually See As Their Race? New Report Says…
By Raquel Reichard | 06/11/2015 - 10:43

Coming as no surprise to pretty much any Latino in the U.S., a Pew survey issued Thursday found that most Latinos c


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Americas Brown People New Whites
Are America's Brown People Tomorrow's Whites?
By Shirley Velasquez | 04/11/2015 - 10:00

When 20-year-old Marie Robles sat at her kitchen table one morning in 2010 to fill out the U.S. census form, she thought the process was going to be a snap.


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Que?! Mindy Kaling's Brother Posed As Black To Get Into Med School
Que?! Mindy Kaling's Brother Posed As Black To Get Into Med School
By Cristina Arreola | 04/07/2015 - 09:52

Mindy Kaling's brother, Vijay Chokalingam, a graduate of the University of Chicago, knew that his mediocre grades and test s


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Why This Dominican Photographer Wants To Keep Talking About Race
One Dominican Photographer Explains Why We Need to Keep Talking About Race
By Cindy Rodriguez | 04/01/2015 - 15:45

Often a photograph will come along that sparks controversy, but very rarely does it also start an intelligent and necessary conversation about race in Latin America.


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Arizona Professor Receives Backlash After Teaching Class About "The Problem Of Whiteness"
Professor Teaches Class On "The Problem Of Whiteness" & Gets Tons of Backlash!
By Cristina Arreola | 04/01/2015 - 14:19

An assistant professor at the Arizona State University has received an onslaught of hateful messages since Fox News aired a segment in January admonishing a course he teaches at the uni


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Biracial Miss Japan Criticized For Not Being "Japanese Enough"
Biracial Miss Japan Criticized For Not Being "Japanese Enough"
By Cristina Arreola | 03/25/2015 - 12:25

Ariana Miyamoto may have been born and raised in Japan, but the Miss Universe Japan has been blasted by fellow countrymen for not being or looking "Japanese enough."


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Commentary: I Worked in the Hip-Hop Industry & ‘Empire’ Does Need to Include Latinos
Commentary: Why ‘Empire’ Needs to Include Latinos
By Jesus Trivino | 03/18/2015 - 15:45

Empire isn’t as accurate as they want you to believe it is. Let me explain...


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