1. You don’t have the least idea of which “race” corresponds you when filling governmental applications.
You’ve gone through this at some point, either on your first day at school or during the process to get your Social Security Number. After checking Hispanic or Latino in the ethnicity box, you’re left with no idea of how to determine your race. You’re not African-America, you’re not Indian-American, definitely not Asian… Alaska native, maybe? White? Where the hell is the Mestizo category?