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Education for Refugees


According to the United Nations Refugee Agency known as the UNHCR, a refugee is defined as:

someone who, owing to a well-founded fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion, is outside the country of his nationality and is unable or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail himself of the protection of that country; or who, not having a nationality and being outside the country of his former habitual residence as a result of such events, is unable or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to return to it…

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Social Research

Fez, the Américan

If you’re looking for a good laugh while watching some late night TV, That 70’s Show is always a great option. The show follows six friends, and each episode typically features one of them doing something crazy and hilarious. 439 more words

Sandy and Danny acculturation

Becoming a Pink Lady and a Jock

Throughout the movie Grease, Sandy Olsson and Danny Zuko forego their identities in the hopes of being like the other. 554 more words


In the real world, there are more chances to be selfish in speech than being more approachable to what another person feels. This happens just because people make no difference when communicating it treats.   136 more words


Always hyphenated


Always hyphenated

Not quite one, not quite the other

The most important truth

We are not like the others

Sometimes special

Sometimes odd

Sometimes subjects of prejudice… 8 more words


Everything and Nothing

Being Cuban-American means everything… and nothing at the same time. For those of us who came when we were very young children, we cannot remember our homeland. 138 more words