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Where Is The Party For Short Bald Men With Beards?

At one point in the late twentieth century it appeared as if politics was doomed to become a matter of dickering between group spokespeople, all confident that everyone with the same physical and sexual specifications would stand behind their proper fraction leaders. Moreover, all “minority” groups were conceived as naturally belonging together in a rainbow […]

Back To The Racial Classification Board

The US census form has no box to tick for “mixed-race”. Anyone who considers herself to be a glorious mixture has to tick “other”. What should we deduce from this? That the government still wants people to stay neatly in the races it has itself defined? Brazil, which is contemplating consolidating its variety of skin […]