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    "Meet powerhouse artist/activist Favianna Rodriguez — a leading voice in the movement of artists raising awareness about U.S. immigration issues."

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    The Untold Story of Latinos in America “We are all Americans of the New World, and our most dangerous enemies are not each other, but the great wall of ignorance between us.”

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Migration is Beautiful | Favianna Rodriguez | I am OTHER

"Meet powerhouse artist/activist Favianna Rodriguez — a leading voice in the movement of artists raising awareness about U.S. ...

Monday, June 13, 2011

Help us help you. What's your race?

Here is how the U.S. government helps us by knowing our "race"?

"Information on race is required for many federal programs and is critical in
making policy decisions, particularly for civil rights. States use these data to
meet legislative redistricting principles. Race data also are used to promote
equal employment opportunities and to assess racial disparities in health and
environmental risks." -census.gov

Do you feel you have been helped?