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Race Relations and the Law

Canada. Ministry of State For Multiculturalism.

Race Relations and the Law

Report of A Symposium Held in Vancouver, British Columbia April 22-24, 1982.

by Canada. Ministry of State For Multiculturalism.

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Believe that race is an essential and permanent feature of any human being; that certain cultural or personality dispositions are genetically based as well. Believe in at least 3 categories: negroid blacks, caucasoid white, mongoloid yellow. Scientists reject this view because there is more variability within a race than between races.   Race relations have improved in America in the past 40 or 50 years, President Barack Obama has said. "We have made enormous progress in race relations over the course of the last several decades.


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