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To: Lance Romance
"There's some thought that pre-orientation programs might actually be a force toward rigidifying racial boundaries rather than opening them up," said Lee Bowie, dean of Mount Holyoke.

Really, ya think so?

a Latina woman described feeling cut off from her heritage because she doesn't speak Spanish

Enroll in a frickin' Spanish class and stop whining.

My roommate was a Republican from the South and believed in the Confederate flag

What the hell does that mean?

a controversy erupted when the group that put together "African Caribbean Day" would not allow non-African or non-Caribbean groups to perform

How inclusive and tolerant. </sarcasm>
6 posted on 09/08/2003 6:41:30 AM PDT by FroedrickVonFreepenstein
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To: FroedrickVonFreepenstein
a controversy erupted when the group that put together "African Caribbean Day" would not allow non-African or non-Caribbean groups to perform.

How inclusive and tolerant.

Actually, I have to wonder just what kind of controversy there was for this. I mean, if I was organizing a St. Patrick's Day party, I wouldn't sign a salsa band.

8 posted on 09/08/2003 6:53:38 AM PDT by RonF
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