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  • Ukraine proposed a Confederation Plan for Russia

    03/31/2014 5:19:21 PM PDT · by UMCRevMom@aol.com · 6 replies
    Virtual Square/ Emaidan.com ^ | Monday, 31 March 2014 17:14
    Ukraine proposed a plan of Confederation The plan includes the introduction of 5-10 national languages;and national quotas in key government agencies. This was announced at a press briefing on March 31 Director of Information Policy Minister Predrag Eugen, said Espreso.TV. In comments on the statements of Russian officials with respect to the federalization of Ukraine Predrag said: "Recently, the cases when representatives of the Russian Federation, Ukraine can afford to dictate what form of government or administrative- territorial division she should choose which form of political, economic or socio-cultural life of the implement in order to solve the social and...
  • Suspended University Of Colorado Administrator Also Ran Escort Website

    01/13/2014 8:32:15 PM PST · by massmike · 14 replies
    http://denver.cbslocal.com/ ^ | 01/13/2014 | JOE KEMP
    A University of Colorado-Denver administrator, already suspended for operating a phone sex website, was apparently also operating an adult escort site offering to go on paid “dates” at the same time she was employed by the state of Colorado. But her racy outside jobs will not cost her her job. A CBS4 Investigation into Resa Cooper-Morning, the Cultural Diversity Coordinator in UCD’s Ethnic Studies department, has now found the $68,000 per year state employee operated a website called Fantasy Elite offering “Fantasy Romantic Companionship” for $175 per hour. Her website noted that her hours of availability were from Saturday after...
  • Obamacare seeks to segregate patients, doctors by race

    10/20/2013 1:54:05 PM PDT · by blueyon · 62 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 10/20/13 | Katie McHugh
    If you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor under Obamacare — if you both belong to the same race. Obamacare’s spectacular flop of a rollout distracts from its crude calculus that encourages the allocation of healthcare resources along racial lines and a doctor-patient system splintered into ethnicities. While the 2010 Patient Protecion and Affordable Care Act’s language on diversity sounds innocuous, a review of the frankly separatist thinking of the law’s ardent supporters indicates Obamacare is aiming for a health care system that puts political correctness above the struggle against illness and death.
  • Quebec Kippah Ban Stokes Controversy in Ethnic 'Tapestry' Canada

    09/22/2013 1:53:46 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 9 replies
    Quebec’s separatist government is betting on broad popular support with a proposal that prohibits public workers from wearing headscarves, skullcaps and other religious symbols, yet it is dividing the movement that advocates independence from Canada. The proposal, unveiled by the ruling Parti Quebecois last week, plays with the explosive issue of minority rights in a part of Canada, a country that prides itself as being a tapestry of immigrants rather than a U.S.-style melting pot. The government’s proposed Charter of Quebec Values would ban teachers, doctors and other public workers from wearing highly visible religious symbols, including yarmulkes, headscarves and...
  • Kenyan VP 'orchestrated ethnic killings', ICC told

    09/10/2013 3:09:37 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 13 replies
    AFP on Yahoo News ^ | 9/10/13 | Jan Hennop
    Kenyan Vice President William Ruto orchestrated a campaign of ethnic killings "to satisfy his thirst for power" after disputed 2007 elections, prosecutors said Tuesday at the start of his trial at the International Criminal Court. Ruto, 46, and co-accused Kenyan radio boss Joshua arap Sang, 38, pleaded not guilty to charges of stoking the worst violence in the east African country since independence in 1963. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Ruto's former political foe turned ally, goes on trial at the ICC on November 12. He also proclaims his innocence. The start of the high-stakes case, with the ICC's reputation on...
  • Teens face ethnic intimidation charges after brutally beating woman in North Side

    08/27/2013 6:29:29 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 62 replies
    WPXI ^ | August 27, 2013
    PITTSBURGH — Three teenage girls are facing several charges, including ethnic intimidation, after police said they brutally beat a 32-year-old woman Sunday in Pittsburgh’s North Side. Investigators said the incident happened around 2 p.m. near the intersection of Concord and Itin streets. According to police, the girls threw a bottle at the woman’s car, and when she stopped to confront the girls, they attacked her. “It’s sad, but it doesn’t surprise me. Our youth …,some of them are going in the wrong direction,” said one resident who did not want to be identified. Officers said the woman was kicked, punched,...
  • Bloomberg: NYPD officers 'disproportionately stop whites too much and minorities too little'

    In defending New York City’s controversial stop-and-frisk program, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Friday that local police officers “disproportionately stop whites too much and minorities too little.” The comment, made by the mayor to radio host John Gambling during a Friday morning interview on WOR-NY, comes on the heels of a New York City Council decision earlier this week to create an independent inspector general to oversee the police department’s practices amid allegations that law enforcement wrongfully targets blacks and Hispanics with its stop-and-frisk program. Speaking on the air, the mayor dismissed the suggestion that the New York Police Department needs...
  • ‘BROTHER AIN’T SHOOTING NO BLANKS’

    04/14/2012 11:28:26 AM PDT · by plenipotentiary · 32 replies
    The Blaze ^ | April 13, 2012 | Louis Farrakhan
    Farrakhan then attempted to bring his rationale all together, saying “White folks don’t produce black children — except [if] it‘s a white woman with a black man or a black man with a white woman and that’s the end of your race. So you’re dying a natural death these days. And without an AK47 ’cause the brother ain’t shooting no blanks.”
  • Report: Syrian Christians being 'ethnically cleansed'

    03/22/2012 4:20:41 PM PDT · by lward99 · 11 replies
    Times247 ^ | 3/22/12 | Catholic Culture
    Islamic extremists are engaged in “ethnic cleansing” of Christians in the Syrian city of Homs, local sources tell the Fides news service. Militants with links to Al Qaida have reportedly driven 90% of the Christians out of the city, going door-to-door to inform families that they must leave immediately. Read more: http://times247.com/articles/syrian-christians-being-ethnically-cleansed-by-islamist-rebels#ixzz1ptHgXEnO
  • European Leaders Head to Washington for Meetings When Everyone Knows There Is No Sanity Clause

    11/27/2011 5:39:04 PM PST · by Razzz42 · 7 replies · 1+ views
    Notes From Underground ^ | November 27, 2011 | Yra Harris
    In one of the best Marx Brothers scenes is from A Night at the Opera, where Groucho and Chico are ripping up a contract and they finally come to the SANITY CLAUSE, in which Chico proclaims there is no SANITY CLAUSE. In tomorrow’s Financial Times, there is a story about France pushing for a Christmas gift from the ECB. The gift that the French are hoping for is a backstop for the European banks that are under severe stress because of the huge amount of EURO sovereign bonds on the banks’ balance sheets. In order for the ECB to act,...
  • Herman Cain: If Bachmann were an ice cream, she’d be ‘tutti-frutti’

    11/14/2011 4:47:49 PM PST · by TitansAFC · 22 replies
    The Ticket/Yahoo! News ^ | 11-14-2011 | Holly Bailey
    When Sarah Palin dissed Herman Cain as the "flavor of the week" in September, the Republican presidential candidate pushed back on her assessment. "I got some substance here. Okay? I'm Häagen-Dazs Black Walnut. It lasts longer than a week," Cain told Tonight Show host Jay Leno, apparently unaware the flavor was a limited edition..........
  • Debt crisis: while Rome burns, the eurozone fiddles

    11/09/2011 4:16:54 PM PST · by bruinbirdman · 23 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 11/9/2011 | Robert Winnett
    Italy on Wednesday became the first major economy to require an international bail-out as its debts hit “totally unsustainable levels”. The country's escalating crisis prompted questions about whether European leaders had sufficient will or financial firepower to rescue it. The interest rate at which the Italian government borrows on the international bond markets hit seven per cent – the point at which the smaller eurozone economies of Ireland, Portugal and Greece had to be rescued. Italy, the world’s eighth largest economy, has more than £1.5 trillion worth of debt, which has prompted speculation from some world leaders that it is too...
  • Europe's rescue fiasco leaves Italy defenceless

    11/06/2011 2:31:07 PM PST · by bruinbirdman · 4 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 11/6/2011 | Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
    The six weeks allotted to save monetary union have expired. The G20 has come and gone, yet no workable firewall is in place as the drama engulfs Italy and threatens to light the fuse on the world’s third largest edifice of debt. As of late Friday, the yield spread on Italian 10-year bonds over German Bunds was a post-EMU record of 458 basis points. This is dangerously close to the point where cascade-selling begins and matters spiral out of control. The European Central Bank has so far bought time by holding a series of retreating lines but either it has...
  • Minorities Become A Majority In Washington Region [Third World Harbinger?]

    08/30/2011 9:51:34 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 16 replies
    Washington Post ^ | August 30, 2011 | Carol Morello and Ted Mellnik
    Minorities Become A Majority In Washington Region By Carol Morello and Ted Mellnik August 30 Washington is among eight big-city metropolitan regions in which minorities became a majority in the past decade, according to a new analysis of census data showing white population declines in many of the largest metro areas. Along with Washington, the regions surrounding New York, San Diego, Las Vegas and Memphis have become majority-minority since 2000. Non-Hispanic whites are a minority in 22 of the countryÂ’s 100-biggest urban areas. The white population shrank in raw numbers in 42 of those big-city regions. But every large metro...
  • Berlusconi Confirms Italy Moving Toward Balanced Budget Amendment

    08/05/2011 11:50:16 AM PDT · by Petrosius · 8 replies
    Forbes ^ | August 5, 2011
    Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi confirmed that they would be moving toward a balance budget amendment on Friday, after rampant speculation that the European Central Bank would intervene bond markets and purchase Italian and Spanish debt in exchange for structural reforms.
  • Rabbi: 'The President of the United States is Asking for Ethnic Cleansing'

    05/19/2011 4:33:42 PM PDT · by Nachum · 158 replies · 1+ views
    CNS News ^ | 5/19/11 | Fred Lucas
    (CNSNews.com) – President Barack Obama has made an unprecedented demand on Israel, Jewish leaders said today after the president called for Israel to redraw its borders to where they were in 1967 before the Six Day War. One rabbi said Obama was, in essence, asking for "ethnic cleansing" of thousands of Jewish families. “It’s immoral in that basically the president of the United States is asking that 500,000 people who live, work, and raise families around Jerusalem – Jewish families – that they be uprooted, resettled, deported from their homes, have their families broken,” Rabbi Aryeh Spero, founder of Caucus...
  • Beverly man dies after yard fire mishap

    04/06/2011 3:24:46 PM PDT · by GQuagmire · 39 replies
    Boston Globe ^ | April 6, 2011 | Katherine Landergan
    An 83-year-old Beverly man has died after suffering severe burns when his kilt caught fire while he was burning leaves and brush in his yard last week. Arthur Ciampa’s 19-year-old neighbor, Evan Smith, rushed to his aid on Thursday after hearing screams next door, Beverly police said.
  • Cal U. Football Player Charged In 'Ethnic' Assault

    03/23/2011 8:27:38 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 48 replies
    WPXI ^ | March 23, 2011
    CALIFORNIA, Pa. -- A football player at California University of Pennsylvania has been charged with ethnic intimidation and other crimes after police said he assaulted another man off campus. California Borough police on Tuesday charged Darnell Harding, 20, of McKeesport. Police said Harding, who is black, beat and kicked a 23-year-old white man who told police Harding had said he planned to mess with the first white person he encountered. University spokeswoman Christine Kindl said Wednesday that it's too early in the school's disciplinary process to determine whether Harding will face school or team sanctions.
  • Hillary on ethnic cleansing and civil war, 2007: “We cannot save the Iraqis from themselves”

    03/21/2011 3:09:30 PM PDT · by Nachum · 3 replies
    hot air ^ | 3/21/11 | Patrick Ishmael
    A lot has already been said about the Administration’s decision to intervene in Libya. What sounded like a support operation to enforce a no-fly zone has since revealed itself to be an offensive operation led and conducted almost entirely with U.S. assets and command. “Despite the White House attempts to make this look like it’s a huge coalition effort — obviously it required coalition political support — but for now the U.S. military is not only in the lead but conducting almost all military operations, with only minor participation from the French, as you mentioned, even some British fighters over...
  • Anger over return of 'Sus' laws that will let police target minorities

    10/15/2010 3:24:01 PM PDT · by Niuhuru · 8 replies · 1+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | 15th October 2010 | By James Slack
    Police will soon be allowed to return to the days when they could stop and search people on the basis of their ethnic background. Last night the news threatened to ignite a huge row between the Government and civil liberties groups. So-called ‘Sus laws’ were scrapped in the 1980s after the alleged targeting of black people by police led to race riots in London, Birmingham and Liverpool.
  • Kagan, Obama, and the Harvard Legacy of Literary Fraud

    05/12/2010 10:40:42 PM PDT · by neverdem · 37 replies · 2,729+ views
    American Thinker ^ | May 13, 2010 | Jack Cashill
    When Barack Obama’s two faculty mentors at Harvard Law got in trouble for plagiarism, they were rescued by Dean Elena Kagan. In 1989, Harvard Law professor Laurence Tribe hired first-year Harvard law student Barack Obama as his research assistant.  After Obama was elected president, Tribe would gush, "His stunning combination of analytical brilliance and personal charisma, openness and maturity, vision and pragmatism, was unmistakable from my very first encounter." Obama had one other prominent mentor among the Harvard faculty, Professor Charles Ogletree, an African American.  In the run-up to the election, Ogletree would enthuse, "I'm so excited about this candidacy...
  • Freep this poll!

    05/13/2010 8:23:59 AM PDT · by ThatsClassy · 16 replies · 770+ views
    Poll question: Do you support Arizona's law banning public schools from teaching ethnic studies classes that "promote resentment" of racial groups?
  • Ethnic Study Ban On The Way!

    04/30/2010 11:15:24 AM PDT · by scottfactor · 23 replies · 662+ views
    scottfactor.com ^ | 04/30/2010 | Scott Factor
    The Arizona Legislature passed a bill today that would ban ethnic studies programs in the state. Conservative critics say these programs advocate separatism and racial preferences in the schools. The bill, which passed 32-26 in the state House, had been approved by the Senate Thursday. It now goes to Gov. Jan Brewer for her signature. This bill makes it illegal for any school in the State to teach courses that promote the overthrow of the U.S. government, promote resentment of a particular race or class of people, are designed primarily for students of a particular ethnic group or "advocate ethnic...
  • EDITORIAL: Sotomayor Plays The Race Card

    07/07/2009 8:36:33 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 6 replies · 447+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | July 07th 2009
    EDITORIAL: Sotomayor plays the race card 'Inherent physiological differences' as a legal standard By | Wednesday, July 8, 2009 A biased judge should not be promoted to a higher court. Yet the Obama administration has not been able to put to rest fears that Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor might let ethnic grievances sway her decisions on the bench. That's exactly what it appears Judge Sotomayor did in the Ricci v. DeStefano case, in which she ruled that white firefighters could be denied promotions they clearly had earned. That's why it is worth revisiting the Supreme Court nominee's infamous "wise...
  • Ethnic clash in Chinese factory kills 2, hurts 118

    06/27/2009 2:19:54 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 4 replies · 469+ views
    BEIJING -- Ethnic tensions between workers at a toy factory in southern China sparked a brawl that left two dead and 118 injured, state media and a government spokesman said Saturday. The official China News Service said hundreds of workers at the Xuri Toy Factory in Shaoguan City fought for two hours before more than 400 police restored order early Friday morning. A spokesman from the Shaoguan City government said the brawl was due to tensions between Uighurs - Turkic-speaking Muslims - and Han Chinese, who make up most of China's population.
  • Kirkuk Police Seek to Ease Ethnic Tension

    05/13/2009 5:50:42 PM PDT · by SandRat · 1 replies · 371+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Pfc. Justin Naylor, USA
    KIRKUK, Iraq, May 13, 2009 – Provincial police representatives in Iraq’s Kirkuk province met May 4 with Christian leaders in Kirkuk city to address concerns about increased violence against Kirkuk's Christian minority. Only about 3 percent of Iraq's total population -- about 800,000 Iraqis -- are Christian. "Anyone that targets you, targets us also," said Maj. Gen. Turhan, the Kirkuk city deputy police chief, a Kurdish Muslim. Two attacks April 26 left three Christian residents of Kirkuk dead and two others injured, the third series of attacks targeting Christians in the city in recent months. "Our history has always coincided...
  • Ethnic cosmetic surgery: More of it

    03/26/2009 8:39:25 AM PDT · by lakeprincess · 16 replies · 6,356+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 3/26/09 | Jennifer Harper
    Viva vanity. Rates for Hispanics getting nip-and tuck: Up 18 percent. Rates for whites: down 3 percent. Wonder why? Well...
  • Exclusive: Has Illegal Immigration’s Effect on Education Become the "Third Rail" of Politics?

    03/14/2009 4:53:26 PM PDT · by real_patriotic_american · 26 replies · 1,701+ views
    Family Security Matters ^ | March 13, 2009. | Vincent Gioia
    Exclusive: Has Illegal Immigration’s Effect on Education Become the ‘Third Rail’ of Politics? Vincent Gioia Traditionally, Social Security has been the “third rail” of politics but we now have another third rail – illegal immigration and education. Politicians step all over themselves asking for more and more money to be spent on education; ignoring the fact that money alone does not make for a good public education. Another thing we are not allowed to mention in a discussion about public education quality and costs is the impact of illegal immigration; otherwise we are labeled “racists.” The United States has the...
  • 13 Million Illegal Immigrants Living in the United States

    03/14/2009 5:25:24 AM PDT · by real_patriotic_american · 43 replies · 2,031+ views
    Right Side News ^ | March 8, 2009 | FAIRUS.org
    13 Million Illegal Immigrants Living in the United States March 8, 2009 FAIRUS.org How Many Illegal Immigrants? Illegal Immigrant Problems & Statistics FAIR estimates that in 2007 the illegal immigrant population is above 13 million persons. Government and academic estimates indicate that as of 2006 there were 11 to 12 million illegal immigrants living in the United States. The Center for Immigration Studies estimated the illegal immigrant population at 10 million as of November 2004. It is difficult to have an exact figure because the illegal nature of their presence prevents any enumeration, but the U.S. Census Bureau estimated 8.7...
  • Sarkozy acts for ethnic diversity

    12/17/2008 1:08:36 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 9 replies · 346+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 12/17/08 | Christine Ollivier - ap
    PALAISEAU, France – President Nicolas Sarkozy, impatient with what he said was the slow pace of promoting diversity in France, announced measures Wednesday to put more ethnic minorities on TV screens, in political parties and in elite schools. A government action plan to be presented by March will spell out the measures in detail. The project is to be overseen by a newly appointed commissioner for diversity and equality, Yazid Sabeg, a son of Algerian immigrants who is known for his efforts to bring equality to the workplace. "It's not moving fast enough," Sarkozy said in a speech at the...
  • 'Christmas is the pathway to hell': Muslim lawyer's extraordinary rant at 'evil' celebration

    12/10/2008 3:52:30 PM PST · by Sammy67 · 116 replies · 2,435+ views
    DailyMail ^ | 12/10/08 | Liz Hazelton
    A Muslim lawyer has launched an extraordinary rant against Christmas, branding the celebration 'evil'. Hate preacher Anjem Choudary claimed the festival was the 'pathway to hell' and urged his followers to boycott it. 'In the world today many Muslims, especially those residing in Western countries, are exposed to the evil celebration Christmas,' he raged in a sermon broadcast on the internet. 'Many take part in the festival celebrations by having Christmas turkey dinners. 'Decorating the house, purchasing Christmas trees or having Christmas turkey meals are completely prohibited by Allah. 'Many still practise this corrupt celebration as a remembrance of the...
  • Jews and Their DNA

    09/07/2008 9:41:27 AM PDT · by Pharmboy · 31 replies · 435+ views
    Commentary Magazine ^ | Sept, 2008 | Hillel Halkin
    Eight years ago, I published an article in these pages called "Wandering Jews—and Their Genes" (September 2000). At the time I was working on a book about a Tibeto-Burmese ethnic group in the northeast Indian states of Mizoram and Manipur, many of whose members believe that they descend from the biblical tribe of Manasseh, and about a group of Judaizers among them known as the B'nei Menashe, over a thousand of whom live today in Israel as converts to Judaism. This led me to an interest in Jewish historical genetics, then a new discipline. Historical genetics itself was still a...
  • Barack and Michelle Obama's Racist and Anti-American Church [circulation encouraged]

    08/27/2008 10:30:31 AM PDT · by Winged Hussar · 1 replies · 451+ views
    IsraPundit ^ | 8/27/08 | Bill Levinson
    This is the fourth piece in our series about Barack Obama's questionable campaign financing methods and his ties to racist, anti-Catholic, and anti-Semitic hate groups. Circulation as a viral E-mail is encouraged. If you want to use the images, though, please download and copy them instead of linking, as linking uses our bandwidth. Barack and Michelle Obama's Racist and Anti-American Church Key talking point: Jeremiah Wright is merely a symptom of the Trinity United Church of Christ's racism and hatred of America. The people who directed the church sanctioned the publication of Wright's hate speech plus a guest piece from...
  • Credit crunch 'will cause ethnic violence'

    05/26/2008 8:50:59 PM PDT · by forkinsocket · 2 replies · 87+ views
    Telegraph.co.uk ^ | 22/05/2008 | Richard Edwards
    The worsening credit crisis could lead to ethnic violence on Britain's streets as jobs become more scarce, one of the country's most senior police officers has warned. Julie Spence, Chief Constable of Cambridgeshire, said her officers were already struggling to cope with the consequences of migration and warned that if the economic downturn continued, it would heighten tensions in communities with large numbers of migrant workers. Speaking at the Police Federation conference in Bournemouth on Wednesday, Mrs Spence said: "We do wonder what is going to happen as the credit crunch starts to bite. We have already seen [claims that]...
  • Schools Made Up Of Only Ethnic Minorities (UK)

    05/04/2008 9:05:05 AM PDT · by blam · 7 replies · 139+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 5-4-2008 | Julie Henry
    Schools made up of only ethnic minorities By Julie Henry, Education Correspondent Last Updated: 4:08AM BST 04/05/2008 More than 30 state schools in England are made up solely of ethnic minority pupils with no white children on the roll, according to government figures. The finding follows a warning from Britain's race watchdog that schools are becoming increasingly segregated along racial lines. This year's school census, carried out in January, found that 27 primaries and four secondaries were entirely non-white. The schools, which were not identified, are likely to include England's nine state Muslim schools and two state Sikh schools. The...
  • Obama’s Church Posts Accusation that Israel Developed “Ethnic Bomb”

    05/02/2008 6:43:07 PM PDT · by Winged Hussar · 26 replies · 152+ views
    IsraPundit ^ | March 23, 2008 | Bill Levinson
    Barack Obama’s church published an opinion piece [http://tucc.org/upload/tuccbulletin_june10.pdf, " Open Letter to Oprah from Ali Baghdadi on Her Visit to Palestine"] that accused Israel and South Africa of working together to develop an “ethnic bomb” to kill Blacks and Arabs. Here are the principal excerpts from the Pastor’s Page (the pastor being Jeremiah “God **** America” Wright), which pretty much speak for themselves. …I must tell you that Israel was the closest ally to the White Supremacists of South Africa. In fact, South Africa allowed Israel to test its nuclear weapons in the ocean off South Africa. The Israelis were...
  • Obama Camp Publishes Blood Libels of America, Israel, and Jews

    04/12/2008 11:14:02 AM PDT · by Winged Hussar · 6 replies · 138+ views
    IsraPundit ^ | 4/12/08 | Bill Levinson
    The classic blood libel accuses a religious group of using human blood for its rituals. The most infamous is the accusation that Jews used the blood of Christian babies to make matzoh (unleavened bread), although early Christians also were falsely accused of drinking human blood. It is quite likely that Roman emperors like Nero and Diocletian picked up on the Mass, in which wine stands in for the blood of Jesus, as a premise for this blood libel. In general, however, a blood libel is a vicious false accusation whose purpose is to incite ferocious hatred of a religion, ethnic...
  • A love match? That's so last century

    03/21/2008 8:57:45 AM PDT · by forkinsocket · 9 replies · 620+ views
    Toronto Star ^ | Mar 15, 2008 | Nicholas Keung
    New research into inter-ethnic unions suggests we're reverting to a less romantic idea of marriage I grew up in a traditional Chinese household, where I was taught my future life partner must have an equal, if not better, upbringing than mine. That mentality is embedded in the ancient saying, "A bamboo door should match a bamboo door; a wood door should match a wood door." Essentially, what it means is you have to marry someone in the same social class if you want the relationship to last. The Chinese are not alone in this worldview. Many Indians are still bound...
  • Us and Them

    03/03/2008 2:45:37 PM PST · by forkinsocket · 2 replies · 77+ views
    Foreign Affairs ^ | March/April 2008 | Jerry Z. Muller
    Projecting their own experience onto the rest of the world, Americans generally belittle the role of ethnic nationalism in politics. After all, in the United States people of varying ethnic origins live cheek by jowl in relative peace. Within two or three generations of immigration, their ethnic identities are attenuated by cultural assimilation and intermarriage. Surely, things cannot be so different elsewhere. Americans also find ethnonationalism discomfiting both intellectually and morally. Social scientists go to great lengths to demonstrate that it is a product not of nature but of culture, often deliberately constructed. And ethicists scorn value systems based on...
  • Bullfrog Pond

    02/28/2008 5:25:54 AM PST · by Revski · 78+ views
    This bullfrog animation will show us how to share and greet each other with kind word no matter what nationality by example. Bullfrogs speak in English and Spanish. Remember when it comes to animation I'm a novice. Revski
  • It seems it ain’t art if it ain’t ethnic

    01/21/2008 10:02:03 AM PST · by forkinsocket · 3 replies · 124+ views
    Timesonline.co.uk ^ | January 20, 2008 | Jeremy Clarkson
    Here in Chipping Norton, there is a picture-perfect little theatre. It’s exactly the same as a London theatre, with a balcony and a bar, only it’s much, much smaller. You really do feel, as you perch on your primary-school chair, gazing on the Punch and Judy stage, that you are locked in a Cotswold-stone dolls’ house. It’s an enchanting place and everyone round these parts is very proud of it. So consequently everyone is very cross that the Arts Council recently announced it would no longer be supplying Ł40,000 a year to help fund it. And Chipping Norton is not...
  • Odinga denies 'ethnic cleansing'

    01/17/2008 5:25:20 AM PST · by forkinsocket · 2 replies · 35+ views
    BBC ^ | 16 January 2008 | Staff
    Kenya's opposition leader has denied his supporters have engaged in ethnic cleansing, blaming government forces for targeting certain communities. Raila Odinga was responding to accusations by Justice Minister Martha Karua that his group had planned to carry out systematic ethnic cleansing. Mr Odinga told the BBC his Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) had done all it could to prevent such violence. He was speaking on the first of three days of protests over a disputed poll. Police fired live rounds and tear gas in clashes with opposition party supporters who were defying a protest ban. Clashes broke out Nairobi, Mombasa and...
  • Ethnic cleansing in San Francisco (pushing out the poor to give the rich million-dollar views)

    10/14/2007 3:23:10 PM PDT · by Libloather · 39 replies · 61+ views
    SF Bay View ^ | 10/10/07 | Don Santina
    Ethnic cleansing in San Franciscoby Don Santina Wednesday, 10 October 2007 San Francisco is pushing out the poor to give the rich their million-dollar views. Not so long ago, San Francisco was home to about 100,000 Blacks, and the Fillmore district was a thriving Mecca of African American life. Today, Fillmore is gone, wiped out by "Negro Removal" in the guise of "redevelopment," and the city's Black population has shrunk to 40,000 - less than half the Black population of Augusta, Georgia. The last bastion of concentrated Black life, Hunters Point, is slated for ethnic cleansing designed to rob African...
  • The Painful Death of Iraq's Christian Community

    07/28/2007 6:42:06 AM PDT · by xzins · 69 replies · 1,138+ views
    Crosswalk ^ | 20 Jul 07 | Doug Bandow
    Christian America may soon be the death of Iraqi Christians. Although Islam long has been in the ascendancy in Iraq, the so-called Assyrians, who speak a neo-Aramaic language, predate the rise of Islam. Today, however, the Iraqi Christian community faces possible extermination. The irony is extraordinary: America, a nation with deep Christian roots, has inadvertently loosed the vicious forces bent on destroying Iraqi Christians. Persecuted by Islamic extremists and targeted for their frequent cooperation with occupation authorities, Christians have ever less hope in a nation that has fallen into violent chaos. The Assyrian International News Agency has released a new...
  • Anti-White revisionism in Oklahoma

    06/26/2007 7:51:46 AM PDT · by drzz · 3 replies · 1,088+ views
    Clara Blinn's story ^ | 06/26/07 | drzz
    OKLAHOMA TOURISM CENTER, 2007 (honoring the murderer, outraging the memory of the victims) : "From Clinton, continue on to Cheyenne, Oklahoma in the heart of Cheyenne country. Here you’ll find the Black Kettle Museum (580-497-3929) displaying and interpreting the HISTORY OF THE CHEYENNE TRIBE in Oklahoma. (...) Also in Cheyenne, on the road between the BLACK KETTLE MUSEUM and the Historic Site, visit the Clara Blinn House, a tea room, antique store and Native American art gallery Also in Cheyenne, on the road between the Black Kettle Museum and the Historic Site, visit the CLARA BLINN HOUSE, a TEA ROOM,...
  • American Blacks and Hispanics Opposed to Bush-Kennedy Amnesty Bill Speak Out

    06/19/2007 10:04:17 AM PDT · by 3AngelaD · 23 replies · 785+ views
    PR Newswire ^ | June 19, 2007
    WASHINGTON, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Those hit hardest by the effects of massive illegal immigration, particularly in major urban areas, are often American black and Hispanic citizens. Their voices are being muted in the current Senate debate by powerful business influences demanding cheap foreign labor and special interests representing illegal aliens. The two leading black and Hispanic advocacy organizations for immigration reform will hold a joint news conference in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday June 19, to put a human face on the victims of illegal immigration and the proposed amnesty. "More often than not, the faces of those most directly...
  • Native American Governor wants to rename a battlefield - typical revisionism by ethnic minorities

    05/25/2007 4:30:11 PM PDT · by drzz · 89 replies · 1,601+ views
    Governor Darrell Flyingman of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma put things in realistic perspective when he arose to speak. He talked about the thousands of acres of land either ceded or stolen by hook and crook from the people of his nation over the years (in Oklahoma). He said, "I consider this to be a site of a massacre (Washita battlefield, OH) and not a battlefield as it is named and I will do everything within my power to see that the site is renamed as the Washita Massacre rather than Battlefield. Gov. Flyingman said that he felt...
  • Lawyer: Suspension recommended for prof. [Ward Churchill, a tenured professor of ethnic studies..]

    05/16/2007 11:36:55 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 41 replies · 977+ views
    Lawyer: Suspension recommended for prof. 16 minutes ago A University of Colorado committee has recommended that a controversial professor accused of faulty research be suspended for one year rather than fired, his attorney said. Ward Churchill, a tenured professor of ethnic studies, touched off a national firestorm with an essay that compared some of the 2001 World Trade Center victims to Adolf Eichmann, a key planner of the Holocaust. It was some of his other work, however, that led an interim chancellor of the Boulder campus and an another committee to recommended Churchill be fired. The professor was accused of...
  • Terror Arrests in Fort Dix Plot - New Jersey

    05/08/2007 4:58:57 AM PDT · by all4one · 546 replies · 18,390+ views
    ABC News ^ | May 8, 2007 | ABC News
    Terror Arrests in Fort Dix Plot FORT DIX, N.J. May 8, 2007 - Six ethnic Albanians have been arrested in a plot to storm the Fort Dix installation in Burlington County. Five of the suspects were arrested in Cherry Hill. They will be arraigned later today in federal court. Officials say it will happen in either in Camden or Newark. Investigators say the suspects planned to use automatic weapons to storm the base and kill solders. The men were lured into a secret meeting to purchase AK-47s from an arms dealer, who was secretly cooperating with the FBI. Officials say...
  • Political party wants all-Swedish schools

    04/30/2007 7:01:10 PM PDT · by wouldntbprudent · 10 replies · 574+ views
    Newsdaily ^ | April 30, 2007 | Staff
    STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 30 (UPI) -- Sweden's National Democrat party plans to open pre-schools for only ethnic Swedish children, starting in Uppsala and Soderalje. Within the next few weeks, the political party will start submitting applications to various local councils to open the Swedes-only schools, the online Swedish newspaper The Local reported Monday. "It is very important that we can build up a safe and Swedish environment for our children. They can have the best possible start in life by growing up with Swedish culture," party leader Marc Abramsson said about why Sweden needs racially pure pre-schools.