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I think that racial situation is different for Hispanics than for other people of color.  Hispanic isn't a racial designation so much as a cultural one in the United States.  So even you our KCurie might be counted as a hispanic in the US, if you were from Argentina you would definitely be counted as hispanic.

With the increasing acculturation of Hispanics in the US, and the near universal English proficiency in the 2nd or 3rd generation,I suspect that Hispanics will do far better than Americans of African descent.

African Americans are easily identified by their skin color.

Does this man look Hispanic to you?

He should he's John Aguilera the only Hispanic elected offical at the state wide level in Indiana (with a name like that the pale whiteness of my state is all the more ironic.)

And I'll give my consent to any government that does not deny a man a living wage-Billy Bragg

by ManfromMiddletown (manfrommiddletown at lycos dot com) on Wed Feb 22nd, 2006 at 03:01:46 PM EST
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