DNA, Blood, and Racializing the Tribe

  title={DNA, Blood, and Racializing the Tribe},
  author={T. Kimberly},
  journal={W{\'i}{\vc}azo {\vS}a Review},
I saw American broadcaster Larry King interview African-American comedian Chris Rock in February 2001 on CNN International. King asked Rock how he felt about recent developments related to mapping the human genome. When Chris Rock appeared puzzled and responded more or less that he didn't feel qualified to address the topic, King elaborated that such scientific inquiry might be used to make black people white and didn't Mr. Rock have an opinion about this? Recognizing King's unfamiliarity with… Expand
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