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Obama: an opportunity missed on race.

In reply to an Ezra Klein/Vox.com Facebook posting:

I never agree with Ray for myriad reasons, but herein he is correct. In agreeing, I do so knowing he offers only a typical, simplistic, knee-jerk thought.

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Politics

50 Shades of Brown. 50 Shades of Confusion

I am coloured. When I say that, I am not only referring to my skin colour. I am referring to a culture; to a group of people. 1,045 more words

BOUCLÉME Travel Kit Review 

The entire Boucleme range contains 0% sulphates, silicones, mineral oils, petroleum, propylene glycol, PEGs, parabens, and artificial fragrances and colours.

A new higher end brand of curl products that have had wide media coverage in fashion magazines and online.

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Hair

What is it like to be half Japanese?

What is it like to be half Japanese?

Especially when you live in a cosmopolitan city like London. Well, it really all depends on who you meet.

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Japanese

I'm mixed-race

I will admit that there are a lot of things that come with that.

But dear god if I read one more piece — whether it be a story or a poem or a reflection — about seeing a race checkbox on a form and having to “Check one” I will scream. 779 more words

Biracial

Being of mixed race

“Never marry anyone of a different race, as your children will not know where they belong”

These were the words spoken by my mother to me, as we were walking through a supermarket when I was a child. 355 more words

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