Behind the Curtains

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Italian-born immigrants made up 13 percent of the foreign born in 1960, followed by those born in Germany and Canada (about 10 percent each). England, 1907–73), who became an American citizen in 1946, published poetry and criticism. Racial, ethnic, socioeconomic, and access disparities in the use of preventive services among women. Between 1990 and 2000, newspaper companies aggressively sought to expand their holdings in both numbers of newspapers and in specific geographic areas, seeking especially to cluster their holdings in and around metropolitan areas.

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The Barbarian Nurseries: A Novel

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Syring, a Foreign Service Officer at the time, sent several ethnically derogatory email and voice mail threats to the director of the Arab American Institute, as well as to staff members at their office in Washington, D. Integrated Public Use Microdata Series: Version 5.0 (Machine-readable database). Rumsfeld, et al., Nos. 10-1687, 10-2442 (7th Cir. CORDELIA REIMERS is professor emerita of economics at Hunter College and the Graduate School of the City University of New York (CUNY), where she taught from 1982 to 2003.

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A Sunburned Prayer

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Until 1980, the United States had defined a refugee as a person fleeing communism or the Middle East; after 1980, a refugee was an individual outside his or her country of citizenship and unwilling to return because of a well-founded fear of persecution based on race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion. All travelers entering the United States must undergo immigration and customs inspection to ensure lawful entry.

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A Corner of the World

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Approximately 15 percent of those who naturalized in 2014 lived in the greater New York metropolitan area (100,250), another 9 percent in the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area (57,674), and 8 percent in the greater Miami metro area (52,544). At the same time, there are features of ethnic mixing that are not consistent with the idea of a growing black–nonblack dichotomy in which Hispanics are blending into an undifferentiated nonblack group. Also Columbus Day or the Discovery of the Americas is on October 12th.

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Guillermo and the Fancy Huarache: A Cinderella Story Retold

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Ironically, though, increasing job mobility and wage scales for reporters, editors, and photographers have increased class distinctions between the newsroom and the pressroom. And so I'm very proud to have a chance to speak with all of you. In such organizations, medical treatment, laboratory tests, and other health services for each patient are subject to the approval of the insurer before they can be covered. Food in United States Latino Americans - Latino American Food, Latino American Cuisine Although Latino Americans, also known as Hispanic Americans, live throughout the United States, the states with the largest populations are California, Arizona, New Mexico, Florida, and New York.

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The Latino Reader: An American Literary Tradition from 1542

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Despite their limitations, the colonial colleges effectively educated a literate, articulate, and responsible American elite. The higher attendance rates of Hispanic children may be the result of more parents taking advantage of Head Start, or it may merely reflect increases in the numbers of Hispanic children eligible for the program. Do Americans want to live in a country with 400 or 500 million people and endure even greater traffic snarls, more urban congestion, and more nationwide pollution than at present?

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They Say That I Am Two: Poems

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The fraud led to WorldCom's bankruptcy, the largest in US history (the company had $107 billion in assets). ESB - Eastside Bloods -- An African-American street gang. In 1999, the average wage for retail workers was $9.08 per hour, while the national average wage was $13.24 per hour. See Interagency Working Group on Synthetic Drugs, Interim Report 3 (2005), available at http://www.ncjrs.gov/ondcppubs/public- ations/pdf/interim_rpt.pdf.

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Ossie Piñero P.I. Short Stories

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Dominicans and South Americans have registered barely noticeable declines in segregation, while Central Americans are increasingly dispersed, registering the lowest segregation by state among all Hispanic subgroups. In 2011, just 6 percent of 1980s immigrants were 25 to 29, compared to 18 percent who were 45 to 49. Flint-Saginaw-Bay City, MI, Louisville, KY, and Evansville, IN all experienced 11-percentage point increases during the same period.

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Musicians and Watchmakers (Series Discoveries)

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Other threats to the well-being and educational performance of Hispanic youth, and in particular, of adolescent girls, include relatively high rates of depression and teenage childbearing. Although young women as a whole spend much less time on domestic chores than their mothers did, this is attributable not to the fact that men do a significant share of domestic work, but to the fact that women spend less time cooking, cleaning, and caring for children than they did in the past.

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The Tame Cactus

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By sharing a cultural identity with their teachers, Hispanic students might benefit by seeing someone from their own cultural background succeed. Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. Campa Jr., is the 11th Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Running for a high-level political office is extremely expensive; many politicians in the House and the Senate are wealthy. Fertility rates have thus stabilized at replacement levels (a point at which there are just enough births to replace the children's parents).

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