Light-skinned-ed Girl: Mixed Experience History Month 2014: Anita Reynolds, actress/model/psychologist

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Anita Thompson Dickinson Reynolds (1901-1980) was an actress, model and bon vivant who traveled in the circles of the affluent and influential in the 1920s and 1930s and later with the white bohemians of New York City. Reynolds–who was a…

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Flora Coquerel: Mixed-Race Miss France Targeted by Racist Slurs

Flora Coquerel, Mixed-Race Miss France Targeted by Racist Slurs, Flora the new Miss France attacked by online spammers through racial slurps and the girl

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100% Mixed Stories – Kai

In this series Mixed people from around the world share stories of growing up, Mixed identity and more. It is intended to increase understanding and help us …

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Halle Berry’s Baby and the Resurgence of the Tragic Mulatto

The furor caused by Berry’s assertion that her daughter is black reminds us how confused Americans remain about race.

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Close Read | Toto Koopman, Model Spy

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The world’s first famous biracial model, the subject of a new biography, graced the cover of French Vogue and served in the Italian resistance during World War II.

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Vanessa Williams DNA Test Showed Genes From Across the World

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“My DNA breaks down as follows:

I’m

23% from Ghana,

17% from the British Isles,

15% from Cameroon,

12% Finnish,

11% Southern European,

7% Togo,

6% Benin,

5% Senegal and

4% Portuguese.”

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Mixed People Monday – Natassia Malthe

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The dancer, model, actress and spokesperson is half Norwegian and half Malaysian. Her mother is from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. Natassia was born in Oslo, Norway.

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July Flashback: Leah Dizon (French/Filipino-Chinese) [American]

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Known as: Model, Japanese Pop singer & Actress

Music Videos: Koi Shiyou, Vanilla, Love Paradox

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July Flashback: Kelly Hu (Hawaiian, Chinese, English) [American]

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Known as: Film & TV Actress and Former Fashion model (Miss Teen USA 1985; Miss Hawaii USA 1993)

Movies: “The Scorpion King”, “X2″, “Cradle 2 the Grave”

TV: “Martial Law”, “Nash Bridges”, “Sunset Beach”, “The Vampire Diaries”, “Warehouse 13″, “In Case of Emergency”, “CSI:NY”

Voice Work: Voice of Stacy in “Phineas and Ferb”, Sha Shan Nguyen in “The Spectacular Spider-Man”, Numerous voices in “Robot Chicken”

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July Flashback: Michael Copon (Filipino/German) [American]

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Known as: Actor, model, producer, singer

TV: “One Tree Hill”, “Power Rangers Time Force”, “Beyond The Break”, “Greek”, “That’s So Raven”

Movies: “Music High, “247°F”, “BoyBand”

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