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"'No one is disputing how the courts have ruled on this,' john a. powell, a Berkeley law professor with joint appointments in the departments of African-American Studies and Ethnic Studies, told me."

"'What I’m saying is that courts are often wrong.' Powell is tall, with a relaxed sartorial style, and his manner of speaking is soft and serenely confident. Before he became an academic, he was the national legal director of the … Continue reading

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Luna Negra highlights issues of immigration, ethnic identity (Chicago Tribune)

Probing drama and bursts of satire rotate in full-bodied sweeps of emotion during Luna Negra Dance Theaters spring engagement, running through Sunday at the Athenaeum Theatre. Chicagos 8-year-old Latino contemporary troupe continues to shape a fresh and eclectic language for … Continue reading

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Christine Gambito Made an Internet Video of Her Familys Quirky Ethnic Habits (RedNova)

By VIKKI ORTIZ For years at family gatherings, Christine Gambito sent her relatives into laughing fits by doing skits on their quirky ethnic habits. Read more detail on Legal News Directory – Family Law

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Myanmar ethnic violence limiting transition to democracy: UN rights expert

[JURIST] Continued ethnic violence in Myanmar presents “serious limitations” to the government’s transition to democracy, according to Tomas Ojea Quintana [official profile; JURIST news archive], a UN Special Rapporteur for human rights in Myanmar. Quintana made a statement [text] Monday … Continue reading

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Kenya leaders appear before ICC to deny charges of ethnic killings

[JURIST] Three prominent Kenyans appeared before the International Criminal Court (ICC) [official website] in The Hague on Thursday to hear the charges [materials] against them in connection with the violence that followed [JURIST news archive] the December 2007 Kenyan general … Continue reading

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