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Multiracial People, we are “Normal” Now.

Multiracial People, we are “Normal” Now.

So are you adopted? This question haunted my childhood. People would see my mother and then see me and ask me if I were adopted. I mean, I was a brown kid and my mom is super pale. This inevitably resulted in me needing to explain that my dad is black and my mom is...

Kamala Harris, Barrier Destroyer

Kamala Harris, Barrier Destroyer

Tuesday, November 4, 2008 It was around 7 or 8pm Central Time and I had just finished my evening classes at university and was heading home. I first needed to make a stop to my UPS Store mailbox to check and see if I had any mail. I walk back to my car, turn the...

Framing of Diversity in Tech

“Diversity in Tech”. This seems to have been a rallying cry in Silicon Valley as of the past few years. All of the major tech firms talk about their desire to hire more and more underrepresented groups.