Two places where many people of mixed race of all shades live.
You can look white and still resemble you black father a lot.
But my experience among mixed race people is that whether the parents look black or not, once there is some racial mixing in your background, the racial features of your children is a lottery.
According to an article in The Observer two years ago, nearly all African Americans have some white ancestors.
The reason I use it is not because I like it but because I will tackle an issue about mixed race people and want to describe things clearly.
If this shocks anyone please accept my appologies before starting to read this.