THE COLOR INITIATIVE - Puerto Rico's RAINBOW
Color identity in Puerto Rico is nuanced. Its large historic mix of African, indigenous and Spanish is why some over the decades have referred to Puerto Ricans as the “rainbow people”. But how do Puerto Ricans see themselves and how wide, diverse and enduring is the rainbow, really? A new report challenges the notion of racial harmony in Puerto Rico. The latest in my series of reports on color around the globe.
Racial attitudes in Puerto Rico (8:30)
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