July Flashback: Svante Myrick (Black/White) [American]

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Known as: Mayor of Ithaca, New York, USA (At the age of 24, he became the youngest Mayor in Ithaca history and one of the youngest in US History)

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Senate passes sweeping immigration bill

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The Senate passes a sweeping immigration reform bill, but House Republicans call it a nonstarter.

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what Loving and loving are all about

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Making Love LegalThe Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D.

Senior Minister, Middle Collegiate Church

Community Village‘s insight:

via Mullato Diaries, Tiffany Jones

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Conservatives See Mixed People Differently

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Now why am I not surprised by this? Disturbing new research suggests the answer to that question may depend on your political ideology. In three experiments, “we found that conservatives were more …

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According to Our Hearts: Lessons Lost and Learned from the Cheerios Commercial Controversy | Mixed Race Studies

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“… I would suggest that the next cereal commercial produced could depict the same family sitting together at the breakfast table eating a bowl of Cheerios. It will be good for their hearts, and ours too.” -Steven F. Riley

Click for Mr. Riley’s article.

Community Village‘s insight:

Photo from NYDaily News:

“Chirlane McCray (left) and husband, mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio (center), along with their son, Dante. McCray threw her support behind a recent Cheerios ad that featured an interracial family and tied it to her husband’s run for mayor.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/election/chirlane-mccray-shows-support-cheerios-ad-article-1.1363201#ixzz2VsiLjb9j

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Amy Holmes (Zambian/White) [American (Born in Zambia)

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Known as: News Anchor & Political Contributor (News Anchor on TheBlaze TV; Former contributor to CNN & Fox News; Occasional guest on Real Time with Bill Maher)
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Alex Wagner (Burmese/German-Irish) [American]

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Known as: Journalist, Political Analyst & TV Anchor (Host of “NOW with Alex Wagner” on MSNBC; Former Executive Director of “Not On Our Watch” advocacy group; Former Editor in Chief of the “Fader Magazine”)

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So What Determines Your “Race”?

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Karen-Finney
Karen Finney, who was once the first African-American spokeswoman for the Democratic National Committee

Good Lawd. From Gawker: Former Democratic strategist Karen Finney, who was once the first African-American spokeswoman for the Democratic National Committee, was revealed today to be the new host o…

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Karen Finney (African American/White) [American]

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Known as: Political Consultant, Commentator and Television Personality (Commentator for MSNBC, Politico & The Huffington Post; Former Spokesperson & Director of Communictions for the Democratic National Committee; Columist for The Hill)

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