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GUEST BLOG - Navina: “Where are you from?” The Mixed-Heritage and Third-Culture Experience.

“So…where are you from?” 

The question which strikes a mid-sense of panic into the heart of most mixed-heritage (MH), ethnically ambiguous or third-culture individuals (TCI). Where am I from? 2,355 more words

The challenge of acknowledging both subjectivity and social reality

I was part of a really interesting conversation recently with a group of WOC. We discussed so many things, but one question was where does a POC find the balance between being an individual and being “representive” of a group? 689 more words

Japan's War Bride Legacies: A Symposium: FREE!! Saturday June 30th Full Day!

All Day Saturday, June 30th, at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles, California: A Special Event focusing on the Legacies of the Women of Japan and Okinawa, who married Occupation personnel. 410 more words

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My Switch to CurlyChics Haircare

I’m going to tell you a little story.

When I first went natural, back in 2005, I used Biolage conditioning balm as my leave-in conditioner. At the time and for many years after, it felt just right. 282 more words

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We're Not All Ninjas: Awkwafina

On Hard NOC Media’s We’re Not All Ninjas podcast, Melissa sits down for a one-on-one with hip-hop artist and star of Ocean’s 8 and Crazy Rich Asians… 61 more words


Mother of the Bride

Doria Ragland, a.k.a. mother of the woman who broke royal tradition: feminism and race in the Royal Wedding

"We can just have so much fun together, and yet I'll still 
find so much solace in her support"
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Women In History

Mixed Race...?

Mixed race people are not allowed to tick two racial categories on forms and this could be seen as a form of discrimination.

I saw Chenae Roberts’ Facebook post about how she was uncomfortable ticking a racial box for her daughter. 240 more words