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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Definitions_of_whiteness_in_the_United_States

In certain parts of the South during the Jim Crow era, Southern Italians were " occupied a racial middle ground within the otherwise unforgiving, binary caste system of white-over-black." Though Italians were viewed as white for purposes of naturalization and voting, their social standing was that they represented a " problem ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/volokh-conspiracy/wp/2017/03/22/sorry-but-the-irish-were-always-white-and-so-were-the-italians-jews-and-so-on

Mar 22, 2017 ... Contrary to the Whiteness studies industry, the status of "ethnic" immigrants as white was historically well-accepted.

www.amazon.com/Are-Italians-White-Race-America/dp/0415934516

These thoughtful essays on the construction of race, ethnicity, nationalism, and their consequences for culture, conflict, and solidarity ought to be mandatory reading for anti-racists everywhere. --Robin D. G. Kelley, USC Are Italians White? is great social and cultural history. Guglielmo and Salerno have "done the right thing.

splinternews.com/on-columbus-day-let-s-remember-that-italians-weren-t-a-1793851764

Oct 12, 2015 ... Traditionally we think of this day as when America became white. But nearly 400 years after Columbus, a large wave of Italians would arrive on American shores, and they would not be considered as such. The period between 1880-1920, known as “The Great Arrival,” when at least three million Italians ...

theundefeated.com/features/white-immigrants-werent-always-considered-white-and-acceptable

Who, exactly, is white? The answer sounds obvious — we know a white person when we see one, we think. But when Italians poured into America in the late 1800s an…

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Are+Italians+White%3F&v=tMUoxRM_Jsk
Aug 24, 2009 ... Find out if people from Italy are just as white as people from other parts of Europe .

www.topix.com/forum/afam/TE6B284HU6QCH441U/italians-are-not-white

Italians are not white and the only reason white people try to claim them is so that they can associate themselves with Rome. Most Italians look more like Arabs but white people would try to claim Alek Wek if it was beneficial to them - oh wait, they already try to claim Nubians! Europe never really had any ...

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Acknowledgements Introduction: White Lies, Dark Truths Jennifer Guglielmo I. Learning the U.S. Color Line 1. Color: White/ Complexion: Dark Louise DeSalvo 2. "No Color Barrier": Italians, Race, and Power in the United States Thomas A. Guglielmo 3. Race, Nation, Hyphen: Italian-Americans and American Multiculturalism ...

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Dec 1, 2013 ... Italians are still discriminated against. I remember hearing a group of white women referring to them as “Ghetto Whites”. Many whites who feel they have a “ true bloodline” dont like them. Anglo Saxonism is a bitch. Pretty much anyone not from England, Gemany (not Jews), Netherlands and so on is not “truly ...