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August 8 , 2007 Whites now a minority in 1 in 10 U.S. counties  (Seattle Post Intelligencer)

July 19, 2007 Foreign entrepreneurs finding the American dream (

July 18, 2007 DNA gives African-Americans a stronger link to the past (Atlanta Journal Constitution)

July 11, 2007 Governor signs Project Clean Slate

June 8, 2007 High self-esteem may be culturally universal, international study shows (WebWire)

June 7, 2007 Asian-Americans making gains on corporate boards (Dallas Morning News)

June 6, 2007 Diversity still an issue at TV networks (Los Angeles Times ) Black, Latino and Asian groups feel multicultural momentum has been lost.

May 25, 2007 Minority women face uphill climb in small business (

May 23, 2007 Startups Across America (BusinessWeek) Asians led the largest increase in entrepreneurial activity, from 0.27% in 2005 to 0.32% in 2006.

May 21, 2007 Harvard study shows corporate ladder opening to Asians, women (Bloomberg)

May 17, 2007 Nation's minority numbers top 100 million (USA Today )

May 17, 2007 One Million Hawaiian, Pacific Islanders in the U.S. (The Honolulu Advertiser )

May 16 2007 Finding capital can be tall order for black-owned firms (Los Angeles Times )

May 16 2007 New online tool bridges technology use gap for women and minority small-business owners (PRNewswire)

May 9, 2007 Annual Asian American consumer behavior study reveals key findings in retail, automobile, insurance And telecom industries (

May 7, 2007 Entrepreneurs need to get a life (Los Angeles Times )

May 2007 Washington Minority Smal Business Survey (UW Business School ) There are 561,300 small businesses in Washington – of which Asians own 5.7 percent, Hispanics own 2 percent, and blacks own 1.4 percent.

April 2007 Briefing Highlights Intersection of Race, Gender, and Poverty (Center for American Progress' Task Force on Poverty ) "While all women are more likely to be poor than their male counterparts, it is women of color who sit squarely at the bottom."

March 14, 2007 Leadership Lessons for Women of Color (BusinessWeek)

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