White senator discovers family’s African-American roots

It's often said that a real Southerner can "claim kin" with anyone. Tony Rand realized the same could be true for him. Rand, whose family can trace its roots back to the 1700s, is a Democratic state senator in North Carolina. Until he watched the 2008 CNN documentary "Black in America," he had no idea that some of his relatives were black. Read More … [Read more...]