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The price of babies, by color

My wife and I are thinking of adopting and shockingly found in Texas, the cost for a white infant was $35,000 and the cost of a black infant was $17,000 – these are published numbers on private adoption websites. A … Continue readin...
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Color Struck: Did You Know Light-Skinned Black And Hispanic People Look Smarter To White Folks?

Ethnicity & Race / African American : Bossip (12 hours ago)

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Ethnicity & Race / African American : The Root (2 years ago)

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Ethnicity & Race / African American : Bossip (3 years ago)

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