Language can be fun and sometimes tricky.
“When I speak Spanish to people, do they speak English back?”
In this episode of “Negra Como Soy,” Doni and Dr. Rhonda talk about how native Spanish speakers sometimes react differently to people who speak to them based on their skin tone.
If you’re Afro-Latino/a, do Spanish speakers respond to you in English when you ask them something in Spanish? Is it different in the United States compared to, say, Mexico or Honduras or Argentina?
If you’re well-traveled you might have a different perspective about who can speak which language versus if your travel is limited.
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