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Left or Right Hand: With this RING, I thee Wed...,

Artifacts such as jewelry, watches, and tattoos signify individual preference and cultural meaning.  Across different cultures, engagement or wedding rings are emblems that symbolize the pre and post wedding status of committed couples.  259 more words

Janette Ghedotte

Hijab: Veiled in Controversy

Hijab is an Islamic concept of modesty and privacy, most notably expressed in women’s clothing that covers most of the body.

Source: www.nationalgeographic.org

What is the geography of the hijab? 

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Why The Black Community is Poor !

I do not think for a minute that this is all there is to this subject. But this is a big part of it.

This video highlights ethnic differences within the black community, a factor of major significance. 195 more words

How much do I charge for a night?

I wrote this in the moment after the incident. Some statements are just personal expressions due to the frustration and confusion of the moment, but I choose not to edit them to retain its original feel.

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"Culture and demographics are our destiny"

What could be more obvious?

And yet, this obvious statement from a US Congressman is producing a minor firestorm among US media and political elites. 597 more words

Cultural Norms