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Anonymous asked:

I honestly had zero clue that Caucasian =/= white. How do you know if you're Caucasian or not? I'm sorry if this sounds stupid but I want to educate myself & I have never heard this before. Thanks for your help.

intersectionalfeminism:

Someone is Caucasian if the are from the Caucasus religion. 

Places within the Caucasus include: 

  • Adjara
  • Adyghea
  • Armenia
  • Astrakhan Oblast
  • Azerbaijan
  • Chechnya
  • Dagestan
  • Georgia
  • Ingushetia
  • Iran
  • Kabardino-Balkaria
  • Kalmykia
  • Karachay–Cherkessia
  • Krasnodar Krai
  • Nakhichivan
  • North Ossetia
  • Rostov Oblast
  • Russian Federation
  • Stavropol Krai
  • Turkey
  • Volgograd Oblast

Here is a map that shows you the geographical regions in the Caucasus: 

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The wiki on the people of the Caucasus may also be helpful to you.

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