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Let's Talk About: The Diversity of Afro Identity

I recently watched a video on the rise of Afro-Latino culture. The woman that was speaking on the topic had pecan-brown skin, dark springy hair that had strands of gold and amber and wide-set dark eyes, that were full of reproach. She was expressing her frustration on why there are so many people who don’t consider, or even think about, Afro-Latinx as its own standing race and not mutually exclusive.  The subject really got me thinking about the various black ethnicities throughout the globe. About how there are so many people who are unaware of the possibilities when it comes to race identity and that I could honestly probably be looped into that uneducated crowd.

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