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Ben Henderson (Korean/African American)...

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Ben Henderson (Korean/African American) [American]

 

Known as: Mixed Martial Artist (Current UFC Lightweight Champion; Former WEC Lightweight Champion) 

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Amazon.com: Spurious Issues: Race And Multiracial Identity Politics In The United States (9780813336770): Rainier Spencer: Books

Amazon.com: Spurious Issues: Race And Multiracial Identity Politics In The United States (9780813336770): Rainier Spencer: Books...
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Darren Criss (Irish/Filipino)

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Flashback Thursday: Darren Criss (Irish/Filipino) [American]

 

Known as: Actor & Singer-Songwriter

 

TV: Blaine Anderson on “Glee”, “Eastwick”

 

Theater: “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”, “A Very Potter Musical”, “A Very Potter Sequel”

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Blu Cantrell (Native American (Narragansett), Cape Verdean, Italian)

Blu Cantrell (Native American (Narragansett), Cape Verdean, Italian) | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

Blu Cantrell (Native American (Narragansett), Cape Verdean, Italian) [American]

 

Known as: Grammy nominated R&B/Soul Singer-Songwriter

 

Music Videos: Hit ‘Em Up Style (Oops!), Breathe (w/ Sean Paul)

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Fatal Invention

Fatal Invention | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
A decade after the Human Genome Project proved that human beings are not naturally divided by race, the emerging fields of personalized medicine, reproductive technologies, genetic genealogy, and DNA databanks are attempting to resuscita...
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theGrio: Bone marrow from "Black" donor is match for Mixed patient

theGrio: Bone marrow from "Black" donor is match for Mixed patient | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

theGRIO VIDEO - Bone marrow from "Black" New York postal worker Audrey Pollard saved the life of a Mixed man thousands of miles away...

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Def Poetry - Mayda del Valle - Descendancy

Mayda del Valle in Season 1 Episode 4 of Def Poetry Jam...
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As Black as We Wish to Be

As Black as We Wish to Be | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

"Mixed-race African-Americans have an ethical obligation to identify as black." -THOMAS CHATTERTON WILLIAMS

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“Behind Enemy Lines” – Mixed Race Radio

“Behind Enemy Lines” – Mixed Race Radio | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

“Today we are speaking with The Chief Inspiration Officer, Devin C. Hughes, a former college basketball player at Colgate University, speaker, personal and organizational development aficiona..."

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Maya Rudolph (African-American/Ashkenazi Jewish)

Maya Rudolph (African-American/Ashkenazi Jewish) | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

Flashback Thursday: Maya Rudolph (African-American/Ashkenazi Jewish) [American]

 

Known as: Actress, Comedienne and Singer (Saturday Night Live cast member from 2000-2007; Daughter of the singer Minnie Riperton)

 

Movies: “Bridesmaids”, “Grown Ups”, “Idiocracy”, “Friends With Kids”, “MacGruber”, “Away We Go”, “Zookeeper”, “Shrek The Third”

 

TV: “Saturday Night Live”, “Up All Night”, “City of Angels”, “Chicago Hope”

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The Love Renegade#308: I Love You Keith Bardwell

1. This is an experimental documentary.
2. It's about love, compassion and forgiveness.
3. I'm totally serious.
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Interracial Marriage: Many Deep South Republican Voters Believe Interracial Marriage Should Be Illegal

Interracial Marriage: Many Deep South Republican Voters Believe Interracial Marriage Should Be Illegal | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

"Despite the fact that the number of interracial marriages in the U.S. reached an all-time high this year, there are many who still believe that mixed-race marriage is unacceptable and should be made illegal, according to a new report."

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Melissa Harris-Perry (African American/Caucasian)

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Melissa Harris-Perry (African American/Caucasian) [American]

 

Known as: Professor, author, television host and political commentator (Professor of Political Science at Tulane University; Host of MSNBC’s “Melissa Harris-Perry” show)

 

Books: “Barbershops, Bibles, and BET: Everyday Talk and Black Political Thought”, “Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America”

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The Obama Effect: Understanding Emerging Meanings of “Obama” in Anti-Discrimination Law

"...the term “Obama” itself has become a new tool for racial harassment and discrimination as well as a new tool for denying the reality of racism…"

 

Indiana Law Journal
Volume 87: Issue 1 (Spring 2012)
pages 328-348
Symposium: “Labor and Employment Under the Obama Administration: A Time for Hope and Change?”

 

Angela Onwuachi-Willig, Charles and Marion Kierscht Professor of Law
University of Iowa

 

Mario L. Barnes, Professor of Law
University of California, Irvine

 

Panel 6: Employment Law: Antidiscrimination Law Under a Black President in a “Post-Racial” America?

 

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Kyla Kupferstein · Stories

Kyla Kupferstein on Cowbird. Use Cowbird to keep a diary of your life and help us document the major sagas shaping the world.
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Hispanic, Latino, Chicano, Mexica – The Origins of Race Labels

Hispanic, Latino, Chicano, Mexica – The Origins of Race Labels | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

"If you’re familiar with my writing, you’ve seen that I use the term ‘Hispanic Latino Mexica’ all together. You may have wondered why I use so many terms, what Mexica means and how to pronounce it.

 

I prefer including more descriptions to avoid offending anyone. Here’s a breakdown organized from general to specific."

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Mixed Match -- Indiegogo

Mixed Match -- Indiegogo | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

"A compelling documentary exploring how ethnicity plays a critical role in multiethnic patient survival."

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Anya Ayoung-Chee (Chinese, Indian, Caucasian)...

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Anya Ayoung-Chee (Chinese, Indian, Caucasian) [Trinidadian/American]

 

Known as: Fashion Designer, Model, TV Host (Owner of the fashion line PILAR; Winner of the ninth season of “Project Runway”; Miss Trinidad and Tobago Universe 2008; Miss Universe 2008 contestant)

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Tristan Wilds (African American, Irish, Dominican)

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Tristan Wilds (African American, Irish, Dominican) [American]

 

Known as: TV & Film Actor

 

TV: Dixon Wilson on “90210”, Michael Lee on “The Wire”

 

Movies: “Red Tails”, “The Secret Life of Bees”, “Half Nelson”

 

Music Video Cameos: Jay-Z’s “Roc Boys”, Lil Flip’s “Ghetto Mindstate”, Wale’s “Pretty Girls”, Alicia Keys’ “Teenage Love Affair”

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EPISODE 248 – Mixed Chicks Chat w/Michael Durrow

EPISODE 248 – Mixed Chicks Chat w/Michael Durrow | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

“Michael (Micro) Durrow talks with us about his Mixed Experience.” 

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Coby Bell (Black/White) [American]

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Coby Bell (Black/White) [American]

 

Known as: Actor and producer TV: “The Game”, “Burn Notice”, “Third Watch”, “L.A. Doctors”

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Kip Fulbeck (Chinese, English, Irish)...

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Kip Fulbeck (Chinese, English, Irish) [American]

 

Known as: Artist, Spoken Word Performer, Filmmaker, Teacher, Author (Creator of “The Hapa Project”; Featured on CNN, MTV, PBS & The Today Show; His art has been exhibited all around the world; Keynoted many conferences & festivals; Professor of Art at the University of California, Santa Barbara)

 

Books: “Part Asian, 100% Hapa”, “Mixed: Portraits of Multiracial Kids”, “Permanence: Tattoo Portraits”, “Paper Bullets”

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Re-Thinking Native Culture

Re-Thinking Native Culture | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
  “It’s time to hit the reset button and re-think everything we know about Native American culture.” listen   Rate this: Like this:LikeBe the first to like this post.
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