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The All-American Family

Guest Post By toritto 

I am of Italian-American extraction; I had four grand-parents, all born in Italy and therefore by “blood” I am as Italian as anyone walking around Italy today. 621 more words

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Between Canada and Ireland

May24 by bluetrues

They rose into the stratosphere. Ionosphere. Migrating birds in perfectly linear formation. Below their shadow danced across the surface as land and sea felt them drift in and out of white-gauze clouds stretched so tight that they could catch glimpses of the world below. 499 more words

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Living Love in Mixed FAMILIES: Stunning Portraits #THEMIX

By Trace Lara Hentz ( who is Living The Mix)

The news has been catching up with this topic of mixed ancestry.  I detest using the word “race” since it is a colonial construct to divide and conquer and make some of us feel inferior.  1,424 more words

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NEWS: Oklahoma frat closed after racist chant: Are fraternities finally taking racism seriously?

The University of Oklahoma chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon has been shut down after its members were seen chanting racist verses in a video posted online. 1,146 more words

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Dear ___ People,

December 30, 2014

Guest Post By Amari D. Pollard BLOG

I can’t tell you the exact moment I realized what it meant to be considered “different.” Maybe it was when I was three and my friend compared me to a monkey because my hands were black but my palms where tan. 746 more words

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