A Seat at the Table

When asked about race, what box do you check?

Season 2 Episode 204 | 25m 49s

Eight years ago, the U.S. census recorded about nine million people who self-identified as multi-racial. In this episode, find out what the "One Drop" rule means for African- Americans and, you'll meet Richard Lankford, the son of a black man and white women born in a time when such marriages were illegal. He will tell us how he identifies himself.

Aired: 09/27/18

Rating: NR

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