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Medical Alert

November 1st, 2022|

FDA panel to examine evidence that pulse oximeters may not work as well on dark skin By Jacqueline Howard, CNN Published 7:52 AM EDT, Tue November 1, 2022 Pulse oximeters are used to check blood oxygen saturation levels and heart rate, [...]

What Kids can Do

October 23rd, 2022|

I received a question asking how can kids get involved in our program and what can they do? My answer came back as undeliverable, so I am sharing it with you. Thank you for reaching out to Project RACE. In [...]

It’s Famous Friday!

October 21st, 2022|

Happy Friday Everyone! My name is Allan Rempel and today I am highlighting Roderick Woodson AKA Rod Woodson! Rod Woodson was born on March 10, 1965. James Woodson (Rod’s dad) is African American and Linda Jo (Rod’s mom) is Caucasian. [...]

Ohio Debate and Biracial Children

October 18th, 2022|

J.D. Vance and Rep. Tim Ryan clashed over racism during the Ohio Senate candidates' final debate on Monday evening. Driving the news: Vance accused Ryan of "slander" and said he's "disgusting" after the Democrat claimed his Republican rival defended far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and suggested [...]

Reminder – Project RACE

October 14th, 2022|

CALL TO ACTION! DEADLINE NOVEMBER 15th!   In the 1990s, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) put out a notice asking for public comment on the changes to racial and ethnic reporting. They received over 600 letters from people [...]

It’s Famous Friday!

October 14th, 2022|

Derek Jeter   This week's Famous Friday is about Derek Jeter, a former professional baseball player who was one of the best in MLB history. Derek was born on June 26, 1974 in Pequannock, New Jersey. His mother Dorthy is [...]

It’s Famous Friday!

October 8th, 2022|

Constance Jones   Happy Friday! This week’s article is highlighting two-time Emmy nominated Journalist Constance Jones! She was born July 3, 1983 in Stuttgart, Germany. Jones is of German and African American decent. Her parents, Ursula and George, were married [...]

Multiracial Families, Long Distance

October 2nd, 2022|

My sweet and brilliant grandson Ashton just turned nine years old. His greatest love for years now is Bendy – he has drawn a fold-out rendition of Bendy and shown me in a video. He’ll be Bendy for Halloween this [...]

It’s Famous Friday!

September 30th, 2022|

ZENDAYA Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman was born on September 1, 1996, and is a popular American actress and singer. Her father is African-American with roots in Arkansas and her mother has German and Scottish ancestry. Zendaya attended Oakland School for [...]

It’s Famous Friday!

September 24th, 2022|

  Hello and welcome back to this week's Famous Friday. We are highlighting Sharon Leal who is a multiracial actress and singer. Leal was born in Tuson Arizona to her mother Angelita who is Philippina and Her father who was [...]

Let’s Talk

September 18th, 2022|

Let’s Talk – PROJECT RACE   The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) decides how racial designations will be handled for all Federal agencies. They will be holding virtual listening sessions to find out what races people want to see [...]

UPDATE – CALL TO ACTION

September 16th, 2022|

We have heard from many people that they are having trouble with the email address for the Census Bureau. Please mail your “Call to Action” to: DCMD.2030.Research@census.gov

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