Alysa Stanton stands in the synagogue at Hebrew Union College on May 21, 2009, in Cincinnati. Stanton was later ordained as mainstream Judaism's first black female rabbi. She serves at Congregation Bayt Shalom in Greenville, N.C. Al Behrman/AP hide caption

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Alysa Stanton: On Race, Gender In The Role Of Rabbi

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Customers walk past a Toyota FJ Cruiser. Toyota brought in 19 percent of African-American buyers, 22 percent of Latino buyers and 33 percent of Asian-American buyers. Yoshikazu Tsuno/Getty Images hide caption

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Toyota Steers Ads To Bring In More Minority Buyers

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Chicano Movement's Denver Roots Run Deep

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Author Tells Black Women: Marry "Out" Not "Down"

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Closing Digital Divide, Expanding Digital Literacy

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US' Oldest Hispanic Rights Group Focuses On Immigration

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Talking About The Things That Make Us Different

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Economic Prospects Pull Blacks From North To South

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Sort your laundry into whites and darks? "That's racist," quips one character on Parks and Recreation. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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'That's Racist!' How A Serious Accusation Became A Commonplace Quip

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Time To 'Redefine' Media Portrayals Of Black Women

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Helping Black Men Raise Failing Grades

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DC Boasts US' Largest Exhibit On Blacks In Civil War

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A Mixed Race Take On What It Means To Be 'Free'

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Laz Alonso (left) and Paula Patton star as a bride and groom from opposite ends of the socioeconomic spectrum in Jumping the Broom. The film grossed $36 million during its U.S. run in May. Jonathan Wenk/TriStar Pictures hide caption

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Minorities At The Movies Fill Seats, But Not Screens

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Negro Leagues Players Honored With Gravestones

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