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Asian Female Drivers

I was sixteen years old when I was first teased about my driving. Since my birthday is in the summer, I was one of the few kids left in my class who had to wait a little longer than everyone else to start driving. 1,292 more words


In the northern hills of Vietnam

In a new article, “State Livelihood Planning and Legibility in Vietnam’s Northern Borderlands: The ‘Rightful Criticisms’ of Local Officials,” Sarah Turner, Thomas Kettig, Đinh Thị Diệu and Phạm Văn Cự (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2015.1028964) examine long-standing issues related to ethnicity and livelihoods in the mountains of Vietnam. 98 more words

Ballet and ethnicity

I was scrolling down the Tweets when I saw this one, tweeted by San Francisco Ballet (@sfballet) today:

(Available: https://twitter.com/sfballet/status/588802869484097536)

Misty Copeland is not only one of the greatest dancers of the century, but she is also “the third African-American female soloist and first in two decades, at American Ballet Theatre” (Source:  425 more words


Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Breastfeeding

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Breastfeeding
Source: Breastfeeding Medicine

This article’s aim is to review the literature on racial and ethnic disparities in breastfeeding rates and practices, address barriers to breastfeeding among minority women, conduct a systematic review of breastfeeding interventions, and provide obstetrician-gynecologists with recommendations on how they can help increase rates among minority women.

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Social And Cultural Issues

Happy Friday! Last Friday Here! "The Police Didn't Do Anything For Me!"

Hello Everyone and Happy Friday!
This is the last Happy Days on this blog! For more after this post you’ll need to go to lllranting.com… 173 more words

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