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What Are You?

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.
Season 1 Episode 7 Length 06:39 Premiere: 03/13/17

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Season 1 Episodes

When Did You Become Gay?

S1 E10 Length 07:15 Premiere Date 03/10/17

Gentrification

S1 E9 Length 07:11 Premiere Date 03/15/17

Code Words

S1 E8 Length 06:38 Premiere Date 03/12/17

What Are You?

S1 E7 Length 06:39 Premiere Date 03/13/17

I'm Not A Feminist

S1 E6 Length 05:56 Premiere Date 03/12/17

Cultural Appropriation vs. Appreciation

S1 E5 Length 06:38 Premiere Date 03/15/17

Welfare

S1 E4 Length 06:20 Premiere Date 03/15/17

White Pride

S1 E3 Length 07:06 Premiere Date 03/15/17

Model Minority

S1 E2 Length 07:07 Premiere Date 03/15/17

Race Card

S1 E1 Length 06:19 Premiere Date 03/16/17

Uncomfortable Questions

Clip Length 00:21 Premiere Date 03/13/17

Racial Fluidity

Clip Length 00:56 Premiere Date 03/13/17

Think outside the box

Clip Length 00:46 Premiere Date 03/13/17

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