What I Hear When You Say

What Are You?

Episode 7 | 6m 39s Video has closed captioning.

Journalist Soledad O’Brien, comedian Kate Rigg and professor Ann Morning have all been asked “What are you?” This episode examines their reactions and what the question really means to them. Examine the history and context of how we perceive and count who belongs to which race. The U.S. may be 2% mixed race, or well over 40%; it all depends on how we choose to count.

Aired: 03/13/17

Rating: NR

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