St. Marin de Porres was born Juan Martin de Porres Velazquez on the 9 December 1579 in Lima Peru. The illegitimate son of a Spanish noble Don Juan de Porres and a freed Panamanian slave Ana Velazquez of African and possible Amerindian descent. Initially St. Martin was apprenticed to a barber/surgeon however at age 15…… Continue reading Patron saint of mixed race people
It took a while but I managed to gather some information about the demographics about the global mixed race community. Below is an infograpbic I created showing the amount of mixed race people by region as well as the percentage in each of the countries which have a mixed category. I gathered most of the…… Continue reading How many mixed race people are there ?