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How Race Was Made (Seeing White, Part 2) Rebroadcast
For much of human history, people viewed themselves as members of tribes or nations but had no notion of â€œrace.â€ Today, science deems race biologically meaningless. Who invented race as we know it, and why? By John Biewen, with guest Chenjerai Kumanyika.
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Skulls and Skin (Seeing White, Part 8) Rebroadcast
Scientists werenâ€™t the first to divide humanity along racial â€“ and racist â€“ lines. But for hundreds of years, racial scientists claimed to provide proof for those racist hierarchies â€“ and some still do.
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Citizen Thind (Seeing White, Part 10) Rebroadcast
The story of Bhagat Singh Thind, and also of Takao Ozawa â€“ Asian immigrants who, in the 1920s, sought to convince the U.S. Supreme Court that they were white in order to gain American citizenship. Thindâ€™s â€œbargain with white supremacy,â€ and the deeply revealing results.