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Croatian Parliament: The Detrimental Representation of Ethnic Minorities (?)

At the time of its formation in 1990 Croatian parliament and a rather large number of NGO institutions were devised and established in such a way that Croatia’s diverse population in the ethnic sense was and remains rather well represented. 1,255 more words

Thailand's New "Stop Violence" Campaign

On September 22 at 9:00AM, in front of the Mae Sai Municipality Office, the Thai government launched a campaign to stop all forms of violence against women and girls under the concept “Stop Violence…LET’S GO TO ASEAN 2016”. 228 more words

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Is It Just Me: Wondering Why It's Still Socially Acceptable to be Derogatory Towards Travellers?

OK, I am cross guys.

Like most folk, I’m a member of a local “Residents Discussion” group on Facebook.

For those of you who haven’t discovered one locally to you yet, it’s a place where locals will ask about local events, or bus timetables, or request the details of a good plumber. 1,376 more words

You're not racist but...

This line always pisses me off because it always inevitably leads to something like this either from me personally or what I see while listening to or reading such nonsense. 406 more words

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China’s Ethnic Minority Language Film

Written by Kwai-Cheung Lo.

The emphasis on common linguistic expression in the films of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) has been intimately tied to anxiety and angst in a multi-national and multi-lingual state. 1,039 more words

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Post-war Laos: The Politics of Culture, History and Identity

Post-war Laos : The Politics of Culture, History and Identity

By (author) Vatthana Pholsena More than a quarter of century after the end of the war in 1975, the Lao leadership is still in search for a compelling nationalist narration. 611 more words

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Progress Made, Progress Needed

The Pew Research Center recently released data that relate the increase in the number of Hispanics enrolling in college (see Fig. 1 from Pew below). 327 more words