by Henry Louis Gates Jr. onAugust 2, 2011
In visiting the Dominican Republic, The Root's editor-in-chief discovers that its citizens claim they're anything but black.
May 2, 2011
Certain Dominicans are willing to claim any race but black. In this installment of Henry Louis Gates' PBS special Black in Latin America, learn how some use the term indio "to negate [their] African ancestry."
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