Extras

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Relationships between Europeans and American Indians

Faces of America

Relationships between Europeans and American Indians

Louise Erdrich discusses the fractious relationship between settlers and American Indians.

Relationships between Europeans and American Indians

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Childhood stories

Queen Noor tells the story of her nomadic childhood.

Childhood stories

Video thumbnail: Faces of America The Colbert family history

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The Colbert family history

Stephen Colbert relates stories within his family about their ancestry in Canada.

The Colbert family history

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Faces of America

Learning English the hard way

Dr. Oz tells the story of how his father worked as a doctor in Cleveland.

Learning English the hard way

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Reactions to an interracial marriage

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Reactions to an interracial marriage

Malcolm Gladwell relates the reactions o his parents' interracial marriage.

Reactions to an interracial marriage

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Native Americans and the importance of ancestry

Faces of America

Native Americans and the importance of ancestry

Louise Erdrich on why ancestral history is central to the existence of Native Americans

Native Americans and the importance of ancestry

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Family traditions and customs

Stephen Colbert talks about traditions and customs he's kept alive in his own family.

Family traditions and customs

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A grandmother's influence

Mario Batali reminisces about his grandmother.

A grandmother's influence

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Stories of the past

Kristi Yamaguchi discusses what she hopes to learn about her ancestors.

Stories of the past

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Land disputes on the Western frontier

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Land disputes on the Western frontier

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the Longoria family's struggles to protect their land.

Land disputes on the Western frontier

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What "home" means to me

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. asks Yo-Yo Ma what he hopes to learn about his ancestry.

What "home" means to me

Video thumbnail: Faces of America What makes us who we are?

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What makes us who we are?

Malcolm Gladwell and Henry Louis Gates, Jr. discuss the factors that inform our identity.

What makes us who we are?

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Family, race and color

Malcolm Gladwell talks about variations in race and “skin politics” among West Indians.

Family, race and color

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The trip that changed everything

Yo-Yo Ma tells a story about his childhood visit to New York City.

The trip that changed everything

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Japanese heritage and Olympic gold

Kristi Yamaguchi talks about how her Japanese heritage affected public perception.

Japanese heritage and Olympic gold

Video thumbnail: Faces of America The immigrant experience in American history

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The immigrant experience in American history

Stephen Colbert discusses why it’s important to know where you come from.

The immigrant experience in American history

Video thumbnail: Faces of America What it means to be African American

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What it means to be African American

Elizabeth Alexander and Henry Louis Gates discuss what it means to be African American.

What it means to be African American

Video thumbnail: Faces of America Loyalty, sacrifice, and persecution

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Loyalty, sacrifice, and persecution

Kristi Yamaguchi and Henry Louis Gates, Jr. discuss how Japanese were treated during WWII.

Loyalty, sacrifice, and persecution

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Islam and identity

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. asks Dr. Oz about how his Muslim faith affects his sense of self.

Islam and identity

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Love during wartime

Dr. Oz tells the story of how his grandfather and grandmother met and married in Turkey.

Love during wartime

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What it means to be Japanese-American

Kristi Yamaguchi reflects on what she's learned about her ancestry.

What it means to be Japanese-American