Racial Equality

A biracial couples view on racial equality, talking about their past and present. And discussing the future of civil rights.

Open Conversations to End Racism in America: James Brown

James Brown is an American man born of bi racial parents and raised in Missouri, where he attended an all white high school. Inspired by a fellow student who believed in him when he was in 9th grade, he started...

Storycorps Interview

Do you believe that we should refer to each other by race?


Courtney talks about how her experiences and beliefs have influenced and shaped her life today

Russell Lowery-Hart and Christopher Sams

Chris Sams (41) insights with his chosen father, Russell Lowery-Hart (51) in a conversation about how the two became family members and what the journey has been like.

Race identity

In this interview me and my dad talk about race identity

Pam Becoming An American

Pam is a naturalized American citizen. She was born in South Africa during Apartheid and emigrated to the U.S. with her husband and young children.

Boppity Bunny

Reflections on life and childhood from two Malaysians.


Nathan and I discussed what it’s like being his 2 races.


Mr. Zhou talked about his immigration to China and his experience as a Chinese American.

Accidents and Race

In this interview, Muhammad asked questions about Ahmed’s race and how it affected his life. Also his overcoming of past complications in his life. Ahmed discusses how he overcame his car accident. Muhammad also asks about his childhood.


Interviewing my classmate Alexa about race and space.


This interview was done with a peer of mine in which we never talked about race prior to this discussion. It was quite awkward as we were both uncomfortable and kind of nervous! But in the end I think it...

98 years of African American history.

Merrill Cooper, 98 years old African American from south Virginia with a high school diploma retired as International Vice President of transport workers union of America

Interview on Race, Gender, and Sexuality

Interviewing a friend for my Women's Voices class. Includes discussion related to gender, sexuality, and Native American background.

Raymond Warren and Martha Warren

Raymond "Paul" Warren (62) talks with his mother Martha "Dixie" Warren (91) about her family history which has roots to the Colonial Dames, growing up on a plantation, and what her experience of race relations has been in her 91...

Bernadette [No name given] and Martha Ham
December 9, 2019 OSS Hub

One Small Step participants Bernadette [No name given] (59) and Martha Ham (66) talk about their backgrounds and beliefs.

Emily Ford and Daphne Mark

Daphne (27) asks long-time family friend and mentor Emily about her adoption, the biggest decision she ever made, and how race has impacted her and her daughter, Tiffany.