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We Aren't Who We Think We Are

41:43 | Jul 1st

3 recommendations

Every family has a myth about who they are and where they came from. And there are a lot of reasons people tell these stories. Sometimes it's to make your family seem like they were part of an importa...Show More


lizwolfie recommended:Jul 5th

I thought this episode was:

💬 A great conversation
💛 Honest
🤔 Thought-provoking

rmmiller364 recommended:Jul 3rd

Loved this episode. It makes a great companion to this recent NY Times essay: I’m white, but my family also has these stories about our ancestors that my historian brain views with skepticism. I’ve never had time to try to...Show More

I thought this episode was:

😢 Moving
🤔 Thought-provoking
📝 Well-written

phocks recommended:Jul 2nd

Tracing back your family roots. It's something I've always wanted to do. Heartfelt. Real.

I thought this episode was:

😲 Fascinating
💪 Inspirational
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