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Tonga

We are at the school talent show and a beautiful 6th grader comes on the stage to sing Rude by Magic. One of my students excitedly whispers to me, “Look Ms. 512 more words

Bangladesh is becoming a secular society in name only

Once again, a blogger in Bangladesh has been murdered. Ananta Bijoy Das was on his way to work on May 12 in the northern district of Sylhet when four men attacked him with machetes and killed him instantly. 1,114 more words

Silence on Bigotry is not a Virtue

Jerome Kuseh

There are many reasons why people keep silent when faced with bigotry, prejudice, discrimination or condescension. It can be because they think they would be demeaning themselves by responding to ignorance. 457 more words

Country

" I had a dream.....where 9 black women...."

You are in a shop, you’re waiting for your turn and while you’re waiting you start looking at people around you; only women. It’s ok you don’t mind, but then you start noticing that only ONE women out of 5 has natural hair! 174 more words

Ethnicity

When the PC Train Missed the Stereotyping Track: Eddie Huang and Our Ethnic Discomfort

Well, Eddie Huang finally did it.  He did it big this time on Twitter.  He did it so big that no less than the // … 2,181 more words

Race

Snapshot: State Department Diversity Statistics - Full-time Employees (as of 9/30/2013)

Posted: 2:01 pm EDT
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This report is over a year old but still an interesting look into the workforce of the State Department. Thanks A! 89 more words

State Department

White power

“Jazmin you’re not fooling anyone.”

They’re gonna chop me into pieces
Send me back around the globe
My bits of missing soul are waiting
For the safe return of my body, whole… 35 more words

Poetry