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Posted by Solarus, Fri May-11-01 10:55 AM
"latinos" can be black and most cubans are... soy panameno.

From "Latinos=White Supremacist Spanish Hodge-Podge" at http://www.okayplayer.com/cgi-bin/dcforum/dcboard.cgi?az=show_thread&om=1384&forum=DCForumID1&archive=yes#13:

"I am Latino. I am Black. I am African. No I am not mixed but I am all of these things based on the categorization of European languages. Latino refers to anyone from "Latin America.""

Just thought I throw that one in there...


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