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Mixed Chicks History Month – Kyla Ross

May 15, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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  Our Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction today is Kyla Ross. As a member of the gold medal winning “Fierce Five” which included the first African American all-around champion Gabby Douglas, Ross is a celebrated gymnast who is equally as accomplished. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Ross is a mixture of Black and Japanese [...]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Jessica Ennis

May 6, 2013 in News by commentNo Comments
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In honor of May being Mixed Chicks History Month, we will be posting some of our favorite mixed race figures throughout history on a daily basis.   One of our first favorites is a contemporary mixed race figure. Her name is Jessica Ennis and she is the current Olympic gold medalist in the heptathlon. Born and [...]