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I have Oji Cree blood in my veins.

I am white passing.
(How this became a term…? I have no idea. But the thought of it sucks.) 214 more words

"Black" as Zero Point

Ms Carla:

In a TV spot of late, Rev. Al Sharpton speaks to a history of groups (i.e., Irish folk) immigrating to the U.S.A. No shade to Rev. 119 more words

Is Falcon a Sneakerhead?

If you blink you probably missed it. I saw the Winter Soldier and I couldn’t believe my eyes when I thought  Sam Wilson was wearing a pair of Air Max 95’s.


National Geographic - What Americans Will Look Like in 2050

MY NOTE:   I hope this means at some point the government will stop basing programs like the Census on our race/nationality/ethnicity.  I think I am mostly Irish, however, without looking on Ancestry.com for a long time even I don’t know where I came from.  677 more words

Humor And Observations

Tramming it home

Not quite the same as the tram we caught home from the State Library during the school holidays.

Still, there’s this slipping in and above cuts mid-streets as if in boats that float mid-stream. 137 more words


Keeping the Faith among Freshmen/First-Year Asian American Students: Introduction

In a few weeks, a variety of media sources will cite and speculate about the class of 2018. The first-year students entering the North American universities will have… 1,315 more words

"Say What?"

Let's Talk About T'Challa [Black Panther]

The lack of minorities in leading roles is shameful. If I’m not mistaken the current Marvel Universe starts with Edward Norton’s Hulk. A cursory evaluation of the casts reveals an overwhelming majority of the title characters are unsurprisingly white males.