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Race Relations

NAM original coverage, youth media stories and ethnic media articles on race relations in America.

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Field Poll: Californians Increasingly Disappointed with the President

New America Media, News report, Sandip Roy, Jan 20, 2010

According to a new multilingual voter survey by The Field Poll, one year into the Obama presidency, voters in the nations biggest minority-majority state are looking at their first minority president with increasing disappointment.

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Multilingual Poll Finds Californians United in Financial Misery

New America Media, News report, Annette Fuentes, Jan 19, 2010

California residents are united across racial and ethnic lines in viewing the states economic landscape as bleak and their own financial situation as worse than the previous year, according to a new multilingual voter survey by The Field Poll.

King Might Picket Obama for Failing the Black Poor

New America Media, Commentary, Earl Ofari Hutchinson, Jan 18, 2010

Obama would be an easy target for King, says commentator Earl Ofari Hutchinson. Under Obama, one in three blacks is poor, and the president doesn't appear to be plannning to do anything about it.


MLK's Dream Drained

New America Media, Commentary, Brian Miller, Jan 18, 2010

After Barack Obamas historic election, many pundits declared that the victory had ushered in a new post-racial era. But a new report shows that just as the civil rights victories of the 1950s and 60s did not end racism, the election of our first African-American president does not create a post-racial society.

Black Immigrant Rights Group Dispels Misconceptions

El Tecolote, News Report, Andres Caballero, Jan 16, 2010

The Black Alliance for Just Immigration opened a new center in Oakland, Calif., where it works to counter misinformation among African Americans about the economics of immigration.

Arab Americans Call Airport Profiling Unconstitutional

New America Media, News Report, Esther M. Gentile, Jan 13, 2010

Some Arab-American and civil rights groups say the new airport screening regulations amount to "racial profiling" for citizens of 14 predominantly Muslim nations.

Harry Reid Racist

After Reid, Will Blacks Finally Question Democratic Party Leaders?

New America Media, Commentary, Jasmyne A. Cannick, Jan 13, 2010

Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reids characterization of then-candidate Barack Obamas chances to win the presidency because he is a light-skinned African-American with no Negro dialectwell, was right, says NAM's Jasymne Cannick. But that's not the whole story.

Federal Grand Jury Targets Tough-Guy Sheriff

New America Media, News Report, Valeria Fernndez , Jan 12, 2010

Americas self-proclaimed toughest sheriff Joe Arpaio is facing a grand jury investigation into allegations of abuse of power. Latino and civil rights activists hope the investigation will have reverberations on the way he conducts immigration enforcement in Maricopa County.

Reid Spoke the Awful Truth about Obamas Racial Exceptionalism

New America Media, Commentary, Earl Ofari Hutchinson, Jan 11, 2010

Senate Majority leader Harry Reid apologized profusely for his unguarded quip that Obamas light skin and non-Negro dialect put him in good standing with him and by implication with other whites. NAM's Earl Ofari Hutchinson argues Reid spoke the awful truth that millions did give Obama a racial pass.

glee race

Glee is Off Key On Race

ColorLines, Commentary, Alex Jung, Jan 02, 2010

After 13 episodes, Glee has entered its hiatus on a high notecritical adoration, more than three million singles sold on iTunes and an ever-growing legion of self-professed Gleeks. But what does this show actually say about race?

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