And What Now? The Mutts

What of the many different faces that have no exact clear-cut definition that fits into a check box on paper?

So, my mother is Vietnamese, Chinese, and a bit of French. My father is Samoan, Creole, Native-American, and African-American. Imagine my discomfort during the information segment on standardized tests in school? Let alone all the other countless forms involved in life. What would you put first?

They say that in  about two decades or so the face of America will be entirely different due to the boiling pot of ethnicities here. Well, of course this does not account for those areas that are still densely backwards or any other reason that may incite them to be an outlier.

Pew Research states: “Multiracial Americans are at the cutting edge of social and demographic change in the U.S.—young, proud, tolerant and growing at a rate three times as fast as the population as a whole.”

The Multiracial Experience

White and American Indian Biracial Adults Are the Largest Multiracial Group

Estimating the Size of the Multiracial Population

Many Multiracial Adults Have Experienced Racial Discrimination

Multiracial Babies on the Rise

 

 

 

National Graphic says we will look similar to this:

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