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Is it bad not to claim where one of your parents are from

My moms Jamaican and Dad's from Ghana, I grew up with my mom. When people ask what am I, I say Jamaican (but I was born here). But eventually I tell them I'm half African. I'm not ashamed but I just wish I were fully Jamaican :(

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It's totally fine. I'm a huge mix up of a bunch of different nationalities, but It's just easier to say that I'm Italian As far as numbers go, I'm 1/4 Italian, 1/4 Macedonian, and a TON of other little things. For the most part, people don't even know what Macedonia is, so I just say I'm Italian. It just simplifies things :)

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Don't feel bad Africa's AMAZING

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Ummm. Where ARE you from? Where were you born? My ancesters are from Germany and Scotland. I was born in the US. When people ask me where I am from I simply say THE USA. You are 'from' where you were born. How many generations must go by until you are American?

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It's fine...

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We..don't care where you're from..glad to have you along...

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That is fine, I call myself Mexican, despite being Half Venezuelan.

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That's fine. I'm Puerto Rican and Dominican but when people ask I say Puerto Rican even though I'm more Dominican. I mean it's still part of your nationality, but for me I just don't feel like explaining my whole family ethnicity.

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