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All Posts Tagged With: "Video"

Childhood stories

Queen Noor tells the story of her nomadic childhood, especially her time in Washington during the Kennedy administration.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Keeping cultural connections alive

Queen Noor talks about special cultural traditions that keep her tied to her Arabic roots.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Love during wartime

Dr. Oz tells the story of how his grandfather and grandmother met and married in Turkey, before World War I.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Islam and identity

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. asks Dr. Oz about how his Muslim faith affects his sense of self, and Dr. Oz talks about the role of religion in his native Turkey.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Deciding to be a doctor

Dr. Oz reveals why he decided to join the field of medicine when he was seven years old.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Learning English the hard way

Dr. Oz tells the story of how his father worked as a doctor in Cleveland despite not knowing any English, and the importance of the immigrant work ethic.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

What “home” means to me

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. asks Yo-Yo Ma what he hopes to learn about his family history, and what idea of "home" means to him.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Returning to China

Yo-Yo Ma talks about the first time he visited China as an adult, and what he learned about the way cultures interact and inform each other.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

What’s in a name?

Yo-Yo Ma reveals the origin of his unusual first name.

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Texan pride

Eva Longoria talks about what it was like to grow up as a "Texican," and a unique Texas cultural tradition.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Land disputes on the Western frontier

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the Longoria family's struggles to protect their land from encroachment by Anglo settlers in 19th-century Texas.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Native American connections

Eva Longoria learns of her Native American ancestry, and talks about her personal connection to that heritage.

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