Code Switch Race and identity, remixed.

The limousine carrying mortally-wounded President John F. Kennedy races toward Parkland Hospital in Dallas just seconds after he was shot. Justin Newman/AP hide caption

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Patrick Stewart Amooses Us

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Films With Black Actors, Directors Go To 11 In 2013

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The YouTube video "Somewhere in America," featuring diverse Muslim women wearing hijab, immediately sparked strong reactions — both positive and negative. Sheikh and Bake Productions/YouTube hide caption

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Camilo José Vergara's new book is titled Harlem: The Unmaking of a Ghetto. Camilo José Vergara hide caption

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Harlem In Photographs: Troubled Neighborhood To Source Of Pride

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Alex Schmidt's paternal grandmother, Dora, orders tlacoyos in Mexico City. Courtesy of Alex Schmidt hide caption

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Like many Japanese-Americans, Yuri Kochiyama was place in an internment camp during World War II. She became an outspoken civil rights activist, and began an unlikely friendship with Malcolm X. Courtesy of the Kochiyama family/UCLA Asian American Studies Center hide caption

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An original production cel from Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids. The show was among a burst of 1970s-era Saturday morning cartoons that featured positive African-American characters. Courtesy of Pamela Thomas/Museum of UnCut Funk! hide caption

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Navajo activist Klee Benally chains himself to an excavator on the San Francisco Peaks, which he and 13 tribes consider sacred. Ethan Sing hide caption

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