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Majority Minority Nation

A Helpful Guide For The Future White Minority

The HuffPost Show | Posted 04.18.2015 | HPSN

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, white people have another 30 years to enjoy being America's majority race. But come 2045, the white population wi...

Rebecca Klein

Most American Teachers Don't Look Like Their Students

HuffingtonPost.com | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

A majority of the public school students heading back to school this September aren't white. But the teachers leading their classrooms are still overw...

10 Things I Learned #NABJ14

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 10.05.2014 | Black Voices
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

In no particular order of importance here are 10 things I learned during the 39th Annual National Association Black Journalists Convention and Career Fair held in Boston, Massachusetts.

The Next 50 Years: Time for Culture Change on Racial Justice

Deepa Iyer | Posted 09.18.2014 | Politics
Deepa Iyer

Today's America looks vastly different from the one that ushered in the 1964 Civil Rights Act. Yet these demographic changes may not mean much to uplift communities of color without updated anti-discrimination laws.

47 Percent Anniversary: Gospel, Not Gaffe

Jarryd Willis | Posted 11.16.2013 | Politics
Jarryd Willis

Is it the case that Romney's comments reflect GOP gospel as opposed to being an hour-long gaffe or a series of ineloquent remarks? To answer that question, let's review a few of the GOP's policy positions and remarks over the past year.

The March Was Only a Beginning: Measuring Dr. King's Dream

Ben Hecht | Posted 10.28.2013 | Black Voices
Ben Hecht

Today, we broadly acknowledge that our diversity is one of our nation's greatest assets. But the full name for the 1963 event was "March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom." And, examined through that lens, measuring progress on achieving Dr. King's dream becomes much more complex.

Brazil's Mix Of Racial Openness And Exclusion Offers Lesson To U.S.

AP | JENNY BARCHFIELD | Posted 05.17.2013 | Black Voices

RIO DE JANEIRO — Many Brazilians cast their country as racial democracy where people of different groups long have intermarried, resulting in a ...

What Arizona's Ban on Ethnic Studies Says about America

Kristian Ramos | Posted 08.01.2012 | Latino Voices
Kristian Ramos

The Arizona ethnic studies ban has more to do with the politics of our countries changing demography and political power then they do with educational attainment and what is best for the future of the state.

The Browning of Media on the Internet: A Step Forward or Back?

Kristian Ramos | Posted 07.23.2012 | Latino Voices
Kristian Ramos

The best television has always embraced the complexity of our changing society. Our country is irrevocably becoming more Hispanic. If Hispanics are to break down the silos between niche and mainstream media we must negotiate how this is represented in our media better, segmentation is not a final solution, but perhaps it is a step in the right direction.

Is the Tanning of America Only Skin Deep?

Marcia Dawkins | Posted 07.17.2012 | Home
Marcia Dawkins

Here's why you should care. Because looking at tomorrow's "tanning" generation in demographic terms only subtly promotes them as the chosen ones who can and will dismantle racism that took centuries to build.

Is California Becoming A 'Majority Minority' State?

| Agustin Armendariz | Posted 11.01.2011 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of California Watch. By Agustin Armendariz In all but eight of California's 26 metropolitan areas, minorities make up ...

White Americans' Majority To End By Mid-Century

AP | HOPE YEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — The estimated time when whites will no longer make up the majority of Americans has been pushed back eight years – to 2050 &n...