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Obama Signs Law 'Modernizing' Federal References to Minorities

President Barack Obama has signed a bill outlawing the federal government from using what many say are offensive and outdated terms used to describe minority groups. The House and Senate passed the bill last week with no opposition. The White House says the new law "modernizes" the way the federal government refers to some minorities. Federal laws can no longer refer to African-Americans as "Negroes," Asian-Americans as "Orientals," and Native Americans...

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