I’ve been silent in this space because I do not yet have the words. The death of Michael Brown is still rattling in my heart in part because he was days away from college. 623 more words
Tags » Ethnicity
I often hear that we are living in a post-racial society; that racism, and the psychological effects from slavery, Reconstruction, segregation, Japanese internment camps, Chinese Exclusion Acts, anti-Semitism (et cetera) — up through the current anti-immigration tide to curb the influx of Latin@ Americans, or the harassment of Arab Americans, are all people being too sensitive. 584 more words
Cutting through the bullshit, when done in a non-plummy British accent, is somehow funnier than the same message conveyed in plain old American media English. But when the accent comes with rapier-sharp wit, the result is simply delicious. 117 more words
Please read my last post for more information about my five week service learning experience in Rwanda.
Inter-cultural competence can be defined as “the ability to communicate effectively and appropriately with people of other cultures”(Messner, W., & Schäfer, N.2012). 519 more words