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Shocking Photos Of Humanitarian Crisis On U.S. Border Emerge

Shocking Photos Of Humanitarian Crisis On U.S. Border Emerge | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Disturbing images of children warehoused along the border by the federal government emerged on Friday, posted by Breitbart Texas reporter Brandon Darby.

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Latino Education - Closing The Gap - YouTube

CTV News takes an in-depth look at some of the education issues affecting latino children in Prince George's County. Patricia Villone reports.
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Chicano! PBS Documentary - Fighting For Political Power - YouTube

http://www.ted.com TEDTalks shares the best ideas from the TED Conference with the world, for free: trusted voices and convention-breaking mavericks, icons a...
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Will Today’s Hispanics Be Tomorrow’s Whites?

Will Today’s Hispanics Be Tomorrow’s Whites? | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
The Trayvon Martin shooting was hardly in the national consciousness before fault lines emerged around the case. Was Martin as innocent as he seemed? Did Zimmerman fear for his life? Did Martin provoke the incident? Was Zimmerman a racist? Perhaps most controversial among all of these was the question of...
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Digging For Gold: Study Says Your Race Determines Your Earwax Scent

Digging For Gold: Study Says Your Race Determines Your Earwax Scent | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Volatile organic compounds in your earwax may hold important information about your body and your environment.
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Latinos Live Longer But Struggle To Save Enough For Retirement

Latinos Live Longer But Struggle To Save Enough For Retirement | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
One of the fastest-growing demographic groups, Latinos have a longer life expectancy than whites and blacks. But 4 out of 5 Hispanic households have less than $10,000 in retirement savings.
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Why It's Hard To Talk About Attraction In Race And Culture

Why It's Hard To Talk About Attraction In Race And Culture | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
There are two things people agree on when they talk about racial/cultural preferences in dating. First, many of us have them. Second, that makes many of us uncomfortable. Beyond that, everything is contentious.
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Study: Stereotypes Drive Perceptions Of Race

Study: Stereotypes Drive Perceptions Of Race | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Governments, schools and companies keep track of your race. The statistics are used to track the proportion of blacks and whites who graduate from school. They tell us how many people identify themselves as Native American or Asian. They help us measure health disparities. But there's a problem with all those statistics — and the deeper way we think about race.
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Love In Technicolor: Interracial Families On Television

Love In Technicolor: Interracial Families On Television | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Popular shows like Modern Family, Parenthood and Grey's Anatomy all routinely feature interracial and multi-ethnic families. It's quite a switch from the 1950s, when Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz broke barriers.
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Hispanics Struggle To Graduate: An Issue of School Choice?

Hispanics Struggle To Graduate: An Issue of School Choice? | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Hispanics are disproportionately enrolled in community colleges and two-year schools. Experts say this partially explains why they are much less likely than other groups to attain bachelor's degrees.
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Twitter / Search - #LatinoViews

Twitter / Search - #LatinoViews | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
The latest and best tweets on #LatinoViews. Read what people are saying and join the conversation.
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Study: Stereotypes Drive Perceptions Of Race

Study: Stereotypes Drive Perceptions Of Race | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
There's a problem with statistics and the deeper way we think about race.
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Immigrants Are Sending More Money Back To Less Poor Countries

Immigrants Are Sending More Money Back To Less Poor Countries | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
The amount of money that immigrants send to their countries of origin keeps growing — and quickly.
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A Conversation About Race - (Full Film) - YouTube

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Race for Results & DREAMers Research & The Black and Latino Coalition Project - YouTube

A report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation explores kids, race and opportunity. Arizona State University student Alissa Ruth discusses her research studying...
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SXSWedu 2013 - Our Latino Students: Voices Calling Us to a Brighter Future - YouTube

Hispanic Americans, who now make up 10 percent of the electorate, flexed their political muscle this year, clinching key victories for Obama and laying their...
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Lending Circles Help Latinas Pay Bills And Invest

Lending Circles Help Latinas Pay Bills And Invest | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Participants in these social networks pool their money to give each other informal, no-interest loans. They're called cundinas or tandas, and politicians are taking notice.
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To Some English-Speakers, Soccer Matches Sound Better In Spanish

To Some English-Speakers, Soccer Matches Sound Better In Spanish | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Spanish-language soccer announcers have captivated Americans since the U.S. hosted the 1994 World Cup. The different style of play-by-play and color commentary evokes strong emotions in fans.
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The Journey From 'Colored' To 'Minorities' To 'People Of Color'

The Journey From 'Colored' To 'Minorities' To 'People Of Color' | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
The words used to describe race and ethnicity are ever in flux. A favored term one decade becomes passé the next and not nice soon after that. But, the motivation for change remains constant: Respect.
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'Tiger Mother' Author Spells Out 3 Traits That Drive Success In The U.S.

'Tiger Mother' Author Spells Out 3 Traits That Drive Success In The U.S. | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Yale law professor Amy Chua sparked controversy with her first book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, where she touted her strict style of parenting. Now she and her husband, Jed Rubenfeld, are out with a new book, The Triple Package. The couple talk about why they believe some cultural groups are better poised for success.
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Redefining Hollywood: 'Diversity Makes More Money'

Redefining Hollywood: 'Diversity Makes More Money' | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
A recent study finds that TV shows and films featuring significant proportions of nonwhite characters have the highest household ratings. This dispels the misconception that diverse casts do not increase viewership.
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Americans Think Illegal Immigrants Should Stay — And Leave

Americans Think Illegal Immigrants Should Stay — And Leave | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
According to a new report, most Americans think undocumented immigrants should be able to stay in the country. But nearly half of them also think the sharp increase in deportations is positive.
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Jermaine C Gibbs's curator insight, July 22, 2014 10:04 AM

The people are protesting if the want the immigrants to leave or they can stay only the people that are here.

 

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For Black And Latino Americans, A Glass Mysteriously Half-Full

For Black And Latino Americans, A Glass Mysteriously Half-Full | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
According to a host of public opinion surveys, blacks and Latinos have recently become much more sanguine about the future of the country than whites. And the gap is growing. But we don't know why.
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Poll Of U.S. Latinos Offers Snapshot Of Immigrant Vs. Nonimmigrant Experience

Poll Of U.S. Latinos Offers Snapshot Of Immigrant Vs. Nonimmigrant Experience | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
Latinos born outside the U.S. gave some starkly different responses than those born here.
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Immigrants Are Sending More Money Back To Less Poor Countries

Immigrants Are Sending More Money Back To Less Poor Countries | Spanish 4 - Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. | Scoop.it
The amount of money that immigrants send to their countries of origin keeps growing — and quickly.
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