The RaceWire Beat – 09.20.06

By Jessica Valoris Sep 20, 2006

The RaceWire Beat is a digest of the day’s top news stories on race and politics collected by the staff at ColorLines magazine. Chavez Blasts Bush At U.N., Chavez calls Bush “the devil” and accuses him of exploitation of the peoples of the world. Congress Debates Immigration Bills Senate gives up on comprehensive immigration reform, and focuses on cracking down on the border. First Harvard, Now Princeton Princeton joins the bandwagon in eliminating early admissions. Border Fence Blocked American Indian Tribe opposes building a fence through their land.