A Latina ‘Comes Out’ as Black

In an interview with NPR, a high school student explains how she sorted out race, culture and identity. 

Elaine Vilorio (NPR)

HEADLEE: You know, the Dominican Republic has kind of an uneasy relationship with race and …

VILORIO: Yes.

HEADLEE: … and the darkness of one’s skin. What did you learn about this issue, black versus Latina, during your time in the Dominican Republic?

Read more and listen to the entire interview at NPR.

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