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25th #AllAmerican Portrait: Chasing Lovely

“Folk-pop duo Chasing Lovely combines haunting harmonies, powerful melodies, and insightful lyrics to create a truly captivating acoustic performance.”

Today, June 8th, the talented Korean-American sisters of the Atlanta-based band, Chasing Lovely, release their newest and timely single, “Speak Out.” Check it out… 472 more words

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24th #AllAmerican Portrait: Nicolas

First name: Nicolas

What does it mean to be American?

Being American involves the suspension of disbelief, a dream state of hopes. 307 more words

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23rd #AllAmerican Portrait: Phi

First name: Phi

What does it mean to be American?

For me, being American means learning how to hold two completely contradictory narratives in one space.   154 more words

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22nd #AllAmerican Portrait: Stephanie

First name: Stephanie Cho

What does it mean to be American?

For me, what it means to be American is complicated. The whole reason I’m in America is the result of U.S. 754 more words

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21st #AllAmerican Portrait: Esther

First name: Esther

What does it mean to be American?

I believe that to be American is to be fundamentally tied to the struggles, the suffering, and the triumphs that compose the U.S. 214 more words

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Celebrating the First 20 #AllAmericanPortraits

What does it mean to be American? What makes America great?

This Valentine’s Day of 2018–the day that celebrates love–I want to celebrate the twenty lovely individuals who have so graciously agreed to be featured in… 336 more words

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20th #AllAmerican Portrait: Kristin

First name: Kristin

What does it mean to be American?

The dictionary defines American as “a native or citizen of the United States.” To me, being American is less about where you were born or your current citizenship status, than what you are about and how you live and contribute to community. 66 more words

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