Many americans are multiracial in the united states

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Unformatted text preview: has two parents, four grandparents, eight great- grandparents, and so on expanding to a very large group of ancestors. Yet there are more people living today than have lived in the history of humankind combined. Thus if each individual were able to trace their ancestors back through time, they would find that we have many ancestors in common and we are all probably descendants of a small group of very early ancestors. The Concept of Race Has Been Historically Misused 3 Crossroads: Music of American Cultures (Barkley) Kendall Hunt Publishers, 2013 The concept of race has traditionally been misapplied, promoting a hierarchy for claims that some races were superior to others. Especially in the late...
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