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Blackness, News, Opinion, Racial Identity, Self-Hate, Waka Flocka, White supremacy -

What was once an inside joke has now become a dangerous ideology that has taken off in the age of wokeness and Travel Noire.

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Afro Latino, Colorism, Living, News, Racial Identity -

Thousands of people recently came out to celebrate Dominican heritage in New York City’s annual Dominican Day Parade. With flags waving and music pumping, Dominicans of all shades and colors displayed their cultural pride. But when you ask 38-year-old Dominican-American Jason Rosario where his roots come from, he’ll proudly tell you they go all the way […]

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Mike Tirico, News, Race, Racial Identity -

During an interview with the New York Times, sportscaster Mike Tirico seemed to suggest that he didn't want to be considered Black.

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Hispanic, News, Race, Racial Identity, U.S. Census -

According to a new census study, more Hispanic Americans are identifying themselves as white.

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#AskRachel, Blackface, Ethnicity, News, Rachel Dolezal, Racial Identity, Spokane, Washington -

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — NAACP: Leader of Spokane, Washington, chapter resigns amid furor over racial identity...

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