Extras

Video thumbnail: Faces of America The immigrant experience in American history

Faces of America

The immigrant experience in American history

Stephen Colbert discusses why it’s important to know where you come from.

The immigrant experience in American history

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Growing up Italian in Washington state

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Growing up Italian in Washington state

Mario Batali relates stories of Italian ancestry within his family.

Growing up Italian in Washington state

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Growing up English, Jamaican and Canadian

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Growing up English, Jamaican and Canadian

Malcolm Gladwell discusses his upbringing in Canada.

Growing up English, Jamaican and Canadian

Video thumbnail: Faces of America A grandmother's influence

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A grandmother's influence

Mario Batali reminisces about his grandmother.

A grandmother's influence

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Going back to Italy

Faces of America

Going back to Italy

Mario Batali talks about moving back to Italy as a young man to cook Italian food.

Going back to Italy

Video thumbnail: Faces of America First visit to Japan

Faces of America

First visit to Japan

Kristi Yamaguchi talks about what she felt when she first visited Japan and met relatives.

First visit to Japan

Video thumbnail: Faces of America The federal government and "the Indian problem"

Faces of America

The federal government and "the Indian problem"

Louise Erdrich's grandfather led a fight against Indian termination..

The federal government and "the Indian problem"

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Family traditions and customs

Faces of America

Family traditions and customs

Stephen Colbert talks about traditions and customs he's kept alive in his own family.

Family traditions and customs

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Family, race and color

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Family, race and color

Malcolm Gladwell talks about variations in race and “skin politics” among West Indians.

Family, race and color

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Ethnic identification and discrimination

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Ethnic identification and discrimination

Louise Erdrich talks about how she self-identifies.

Ethnic identification and discrimination

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Ethnic diversity

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Ethnic diversity

Queen Noor describes how she learned about her diverse ethnic background.

Ethnic diversity

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Deciding to be a doctor

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Deciding to be a doctor

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

Deciding to be a doctor

Video thumbnail: Faces of America The Colbert family history

Faces of America

The Colbert family history

Stephen Colbert relates stories within his family about their ancestry in Canada.

The Colbert family history

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Clifford Alexander, Sr. arrives in America

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Clifford Alexander, Sr. arrives in America

Elizabeth Alexander talks about her grandfather, Clifford Alexander, Sr.

Clifford Alexander, Sr. arrives in America

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Clifford Alexander and the death of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Clifford Alexander and the death of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Elizabeth Alexander talks about her father and his role in quelling violence in D.C.

Clifford Alexander and the death of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Childhood stories

Faces of America

Childhood stories

Queen Noor tells the story of her nomadic childhood.

Childhood stories

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