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At Cal State L.A., Asian-American man shares his family history - Pasadena Star-News

LOS ANGELES >> Growing up as an honorary white person in the deep south, John Chen, who speaks only English, said he didn’t feel very Chinese-American when his family moved to the Bay Area in the 1950s.

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United States

Subtext vs Queerbaiting: When does one spill over into the other?

This blogpost came out of a conversation with a friend about how badly diversity is handled by some media. Whether in TV, movies or books, there are shining examples and there are terrible examples. 1,150 more words

Writing

29 States;29 Plates- Part 2

I think its time to pick up from where left the list in the previous post. We now move to the central and southern states of India where we will observe the transition from sweet toothed people to the ones that savour spicy,hot food. 394 more words

Food

This One Summer

I’m reviewing this one separately from the other Caldecott winners (see Caldecotts Part 1 and Part 2) because it’s neither a picture book nor appropriate for younger teens. 591 more words

Books

Getting It Together

like my gadgets. The story of Steve Jobs fascinates me because of the sheer innovation that has come out of Apple over the years. I admire Jobs’ ability to think outside the box and put devices in our hands and homes that few of us would want to do without now. 565 more words

Church Health Center

Where Are The Funny Cat Videos?

I fell in love social media years ago. My favorite site has always been Facebook. Hands down. Twitter’s 140 character rule seemed too restrictive for this wordy girl. 318 more words

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