Racial demographics of the United States
The United States has a racially and ethnically diverse population. The census officially recognizes six ethnic and racial categories: White American, Native American and Alaska Native, Asian American...
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An Immigrant Named Trump
A teen-ager from Germany arrived in New York in 1885 with high aspirations. His descendant is now vying for the Presidency.
Multiracial American
Multiracial Americans are Americans who have mixed ancestry of "two or more races". The term may also include Americans of mixed-race ancestry who self-identify with just one group culturally and soci...
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History of immigration to the United States
Film by Edison Studios showing immigrants disembarking from the steam ferryboat William Myers onto Ellis Island on July 9, 1903.The history of immigration to the United States deals with the movemen...
History of immigration to the United States - Wikipedia
An Immigrant Named Trump
A teen-ager from Germany arrived in New York in 1885 with high aspirations. His descendant is now vying for the Presidency.
Métis people (United States)
Métis people are a specific community and culture of indigenous people, primarily living in Canada. The Métis are the descendants of Indigenous Cree or Anishinaabe women who married French or Scottis...
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Passing (racial identity)
Racial passing occurs when a person classified as a member of one racial group is also accepted as a member of a different racial group. The term was used especially in the U.S. to describe a person ...
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Mulatto
Mulatto is a term used to refer to a person who is born from one parent black and one white parent, or more broadly, a person of mixed white and black ancestry in any proportion. Contemporary usage o...
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British colonization of the Americas
British colonization of the Americas (including colonization by both the Kingdom of England and the Kingdom of Scotland before the Acts of Union, which created the Kingdom of Great Britain in 1707) be...
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Mestizo
Mestizo (/mɛˈstizoʊ/; Peninsular Spanish: [mesˈtiθo], American Spanish: [mesˈtiso]) is a term traditionally used in Spain and Spanish-speaking America to mean a person of combined European and Native ...
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Interracial marriage in the United States
Interracial marriage in the United States has been fully legal in all U.S. states since the 1967 Supreme Court decision that deemed anti-miscegenation laws unconstitutional, with many states choosi...
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Interracial marriage
Interracial marriage occurs when two people of differing racial groups marry. This is often a form of exogamy (marrying outside of one's social group), and can be seen in the broader context of misceg...
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White ethnic
White ethnic is a term used in American sociology to refer to whites who are not of European Protestant background. They consist of a number of distinct groups, and within the United States make up ap...
National and ethnic cultures of Utah
National and ethnic cultures are an important element of diversity in cities and states. These cultures make cities and states more cosmopolitan and better prepared for the challenges of economic glob...
National and ethnic cultures of Utah - Wikipedia
European colonization of the Americas
European colonization of the Americas began as early as the 10th century, when Norse sailors explored and settled limited areas on the shores of present-day Greenland and Canada. According to Norse fo...
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Thirteen Colonies
The Thirteen Colonies were the British colonies on the Atlantic coast of North America founded between 1607 (Virginia) and 1732 (Georgia).Individual colonies began collaborating at the Albany Congress...
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Colonial history of the United States of America
The colonial history of the United States covers the history of European settlements from the start of colonization of America until their incorporation into the United States. In the late 16th centu...
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Amerasian
In its original meaning, an Amerasian is a person born in Asia, to a U.S. military father and an Asian mother. The term has sometimes been used to describe a person in the United States of mixed Asian...
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Afro-Asian American
Afro-Asian refers to a person of mixed African and Asian ancestry. The term also can refer to modern descendants of aboriginal, mostly uncontacted, Asian ethnic groups with direct genetic ties to anci...
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Eurasian American
The word Eurasian refers to people of mixed Asian and European ancestry. It was originally coined in nineteenth-century British India to refer to Anglo-Indians of mixed British and Indian descent, but...
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Hispanic and Latino Americans
Hispanic Americans and Latino Americans (Spanish: hispanos [isˈpanos], latinos) are an ethnolinguistic group of Americans with genealogical origins in the countries of Latin America and Spain. Mor...
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Mixed-blood
The term mixed-blood in the United States is most often employed for individuals of mixed European and Native American ancestry. Some of the most prominent in the 19th century were mixed-blood or mix...
Jim Crow laws
The Jim Crow laws were racial segregation state and local laws enacted after the Reconstruction period in Southern United States that continued in force until 1965 mandating de jure racial segregation...
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Black Indians
Black Indians are people of African-American descent, usually with significant Native American ancestry, who also have strong ties to Native American culture, social, and historical traditions.Many In...
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Hypodescent
In societies that regard some races of people as dominant or superior and others as subordinate or inferior, hypodescent is the automatic assignment of children of a mixed union or mating between memb...