Canada Mixed Race

Identity Is Complex For Mixed Canadians

The Huffington Post Canada Editors | Posted 10.16.2016 | Canada Living

'"Which side are you, really?"

Divorce Split My Mixed-Race Family But Defined My Identity

Alanna Cardona | Posted 09.11.2016 | Canada Living
Alanna Cardona

The question I've been asked consistently throughout my life is, "which side do you identify more with?" I hate this question. You are forcing me to choose between my Italian culture and my Filipino culture. It feels like you're asking me to decide between pasta and puncit. Between gelato and halo-halo. Between my mom and my dad.