Starbucks wants to talk about race - #NewStarbucksDrinks hijacks conversation

Starbucks are running the above ads in the New York Times and USA Today, and are encouraging their baristas to discuss race with customers by writing "race together" on the starbucks cups.

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BMW "Moonroof"(2015) :30 (USA)

BMW "Moonroof"(2015) :30 (USA)

Backseat driving grandma is here to make up stories and snark on her stupid son. I like this gal. She'd be fun at parties.

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BMW "Heads up" (2015) :30 (USA)

BMW "Heads up" (2015) :30 (USA)

Screaming grandma makin' up stories about twisters she never saw when she was a kid? I guess BMW is going after that all important demographic of grown-ups who can't wait to shove their senile old biddies into an old folks home and forget about them.

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BMW "Leather" (2015) :30 (USA)

BMW "Leather" (2015) :30 (USA)

If you ever wanted to hear a grandmother act as a backseat driver while waxing nostalgic about how her late husband used to make her wear leather because he was a domineering man, now's your chance.

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Prima Cafe "Grandfather" (2015) 2:00 (Poland)

Prima Cafe "Grandfather" (2015) 2:00 (Poland)

Poland under Communist rule was difficult. The people relied on the kindness of strangers in western countries who would send parcels containing food, sweets, and letters.

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Prima Cafe "Choir" (2015) 2:00 (Poland)

Prima Cafe "Choir" (2015) 2:00 (Poland)

This spot features a Polish choir singer and survivor of the communist regime. She used to receive parcels from a French woman who as also a choir singer. 40 years later, the women meet up for the first time to reminisce and share a cup of Prima coffee.

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Prima Cafe "Wrestler" (2015) 2:00 (Poland)

Prima Cafe "Wrestler" (2015) 2:00 (Poland)

Heartwarming story of an Polish Olympian wrestler who meets up with a benefactor -- another wrestler from a wealthier country who at the height of Communism, sent this guy his first pair of wrestling boots.

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VW "Park and Drive" (2015) 1:27 (Poland)

VW "Park and Drive" (2015) 1:27 (Poland)

Fun idea from VW Poland. Warsaw has some nasty parking problems. VW decided to take advantage of that by saving a parking spot for you with their car. When you approached, they'd move and then after you parked your car, you got the chance to take a VW for a spin.

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Generation Progress "Anthem" (2015) :30 (USA)

Generation Progress "Anthem" (2015) :30 (USA)

It's on us to stop sexual assault, says President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Jon Hamm, Joel McHale, Kerry Washington, Rose Byrne, Questlove, Common, Randy Jackson, Mayam Bialik and more.

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PCFF "Monument to Future Victims" (2015) 1:15 (Israel)

PCFF "Monument to Future Victims" (2015) 1:15 (Israel)

Israel is facing an intense election week, with a lot riding in the balance. The Parents Circle Families Forum wants to remind all who live in Israel what's really at stake.

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