Tags » Cultural Identity

In order for the international system to be secure and at peace, do we all have to share the same culture?

“Culture makes people understand each other better. And if they understand each other better in their soul, it is easier to overcome the economic and political barriers. 2,179 more words

International Relations

My Parents' Culture: A language lost?

So quick update on my life since it’s been about two years since i’ve written.  I am now a second year graduate student pursuing my PhD in Genetics and Molecular Biology. 512 more words

Commenting on my cultural identity (or a lack thereof)

A very popular question I got asked a lot these days is “How are you celebrating Lunar New Year?” I always tried to give a generically vague answer, because the truth is that I don’t.  871 more words

On The Self

Lunar New Year? Super Bowl? Nope.

I’m feeling like a bad Vietnamese person today. I did nothing festive for #Tet. No part of me desired to wear the traditional ao dai… 276 more words


First Ever Afro-Latino Spider-Man

Peter Parker watch out because Miles Morales is swinging his is way through.

Marvel which is known for its Spider-Man, Thor, The Hulk, Fantastic Four and many more just debuted something that would put a smile on every Afro-Latinos face. 407 more words

Negro History/Black History/African American History?

Okay, it’s finally here, February…the month I love to hate. And no, it’s not the 25,000 calorie consuming Super Sunday event that makes folks fanatical and grown men cry. 668 more words


Bone Handled Knives

Mum’s bone handled knives

are now laying in my cutlery drawer.

For more than 50 years, 119 more words