The RaceWire Beat – 09.22.06

By Jessica Valoris Sep 22, 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. Black Republicans Promote the Party Black Republicans start ad campaign based on historical distortions. Senate Tells HIV-Positive Immigrants To Go Home! New immigration bill attacks HIV+ immigrants. House Passes 3 Immigration Measures Three measures approved by the House further criminalize immigrants. Hey, FDA! Ethnic Americans Eat Spinach Too The FDA issues a nationwide warning about E. coli outbreak in spinach, but neglects to contact the ethnic media. Online Cop Exam Opens New Link Chicago police department attempts to diversify by going on-line.