Aaron Samuels is the co-founder and chief operating officer of Blavity, a digital community for black millennials. When he is not at Blavity, Aaron is a writer, a nationally touring speaker, and an acclaimed facilitator of critical identity discussions. His debut collection of poetry, Yarmulkes & Fitted Caps, appeared from Write Bloody Publishing in fall 2013. Aaron Samuels is black and Jewish.
Beyond Blackness and Whiteness: Activists of Mixed Race Speak Out
Heidi Durrow, Aaron Samuels, and Tehran Von Ghasri discuss whether having a biracial or mixed identity can give a vantage of both privilege and oppression....