race relations links
Y?, the first and only site of its kind, gives you a way to ask
people from other ethnic or cultural backgrounds the questions you've
always been too embarrassed or uncomfortable to ask them. If you
have the courage to ask, Y? will evaluate your question, consider
it for posting and try to get someone from that background to answer.
If needed, we'll get an expert to weigh in.
VISIONS is a nonprofit (501) (c)(3) organization that has offered
multicultural services since 1984. VISIONS is an acronym for Vigorous
InterventionS In Ongoing Natural Settings, Inc.
VISIONS, Inc. was founded and remains committed to the belief that
a multicultural environment can be created by understanding and
eliminating racism, sexism, ageism, classism, heterosexism, anti-semitism,
adultism, ableism, violence and other forms of oppression and internalized
Great editorial by Paul Butler. Special Contributor to The Dallas
Morning News. Here's the first paragraph:
"The most important thing to know about race in the 2000s is
that, shortly after the middle of the century, people of color will
be the majority of Americans. Whites will be the minority. Relax.
We ain't gonna do you like you did us. At least, I don't think we
will. These last 100 years have taught us something about playing
nicely together. Haven't they? Do they provide a reason to be hopeful
about the next 100?"
Newsweek Cover Story. September 2000. The New Face of Race "Every
day in America, we are redrawing the color lines and redefining
what race really means. Its not just a matter of black and
white anymore; the nuances of brown and yellow and red mean more
and lessthan ever. The promise and perils ahead"