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Turkish, Indonesian

My name is Sofia. I’m 15, and I’m half Turkish and half Indonesian. I was born in America, where I currently live, however my parents immigrated here from their home countries. 334 more words

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Japanese, Portuguese...

I was born and raised in Brazil, the son of a third-generation Japanese father, whose grandparents came over from Japan before the 2nd World War as immigrants. 470 more words

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Japanese, Kiwi

My name is Tomo and I was born in New Zealand to a Japanese mother and Kiwi (pākehā, or white) father but moved to Japan and grew up in Yokohama in an expat/international school bubble. 275 more words

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Thai, Iranian

My name is Yas and I’m half Thai and half Iranian.

I was born and raised in Bristol, UK and I spent most of my time traveling between Chanthaburi in Thailand (where my mother is from) and the UK. 276 more words

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Asian, European...

Upon reading the submissions of others on this website, I immediately felt a kinship that I’ve been so lacking in my everyday life.

My story is probably like so many others. 437 more words

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My Identity: How Being Denied Part of Me, Shaped Me

I love meeting new people and the sometimes random conversations that come from those meetings. Of course, I’m not lucky enough to have interesting conversations with everyone I meet but more often than not, we find a variety of topics to discuss. 1,272 more words

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Filipino, English...

My name is Caleb and I am twenty-four years old. My father is from the Philippines, and is Filipino with a touch of Chinese and Spanish. 486 more words

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