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How blind people see race - The Boston Globe

How blind people see race - The Boston Globe | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
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Identity and creating - aren't we all freaks or outsiders? | TalentDevelop

Identity and creating - aren't we all freaks or outsiders? | TalentDevelop | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
Rashida Jones has noted, “I am very light-skinned and I don’t look like I have a black parent… I’d show up to a casting and the casting director would be visibly relieved and would tell me: `You don’t really look that black at all’… “I used to take...

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So often, being an outsider results from appearing to belong (superficially), but the inner self--the values, interests, abilities, skills, sexuality, racial/ethnicity--contradicts what people had inferred from your appearance. People are outsiders when they recognize this or suffer from this "contradiction to expectations".

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How Do You Define 'Latino'?

How Do You Define 'Latino'? | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
It’s an exciting time to be a Latino. The community's numbers are growing rapidly.
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This could add to an interesting cultural unit in secondary school social studies classes. Students could better understand differences in latin cultures. I wonder if something similar could be done for Americans who are asians, blacks, and maybe even caucasians. 

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