Statements about Diversity
"Nearly 20% of our residents" are born abroad.
I am "the first Latina to run for governor of Texas."
"This is the year Florida becomes a majority minority state."
Florida’s "high school graduation rates continue to increase at the fastest rate in the nation, with Florida leading the nation in the rate of Hispanic graduates."
"More than 72 percent of children in the African-American community are born out of wedlock."
"Homicides against blacks have tripled" since Florida’s "stand your ground" law has been in existence.
Ché Guevara "wrote extensively about the superiority of white Europeans over people of African descent."
Wisconsin education agency "urged white students to wear white wristbands ‘as a reminder about your (white) privilege.’ "
Assertions that it makes no difference whether children are raised by heterosexual or homosexual parents have been "shattered by the latest and best social science and research."
Says 2012 was the "first year in American history that more minorities are being born than people in the majority."
"Religious groups like Knights of Columbus have been forced to allow same-sex marriage ceremonies in their facilities, against their beliefs."
Says she is "entering in the most diverse class ever," of U.S. Representatives
"Secular Americans are the fastest-growing religious identification demographic in this country."
"Portland Schools spend $500K to deem PB&J sandwiches racist."
Initial efforts to strip airport contractors of their special diversity status "has no effect" on the contracts or the city’s diversity goals.
Says, "Less than half of all states have legal protections on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, despite the fact that LGBT Americans report employment discrimination and unemployment at much higher rates than the U.S. average."
"In Texas, there are 668 Democratic Hispanic elected officials to the 60 in the Republican Party."
There are 86 languages spoken at Miami Dade College.
"At nearly 19 million people, the population of Florida is larger than all the earlier primary and caucus states combined."
"Over the last four years, 53 percent of black wealth has just disappeared."
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