The Secret Relations Around Blacks and Mexicans
One-Drop Classification: one individuals forever united against oppression
A few weeks ago, Mexican-American television host and comedian George Lopez ended up being handed their DNA ancestry outcomes by Mariah Carey РІР‚вЂњ following the concern ended up being posed as to whether he’d are categorized as the proverbial one-drop (African) racial classifi cation. LopezРІР‚в„ўs results showed a 4 % blood that is african.
РІР‚СљTexicanРІР‚Сњ actress Eva LongoriaРІР‚в„ўs 3 % African ancestry surfaced in DNA taken by PBS series Faces of America (Henry Louis Gates, Jr.). And National GeographicРІР‚в„ўs Genographic Mexican-American guide populace features a 4 per cent African contribution to the РІР‚СљLa RazaРІР‚Сњ pool.