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Is Hollywood Becoming More Diverse?

Are there any races, ethnicities, genders, body types or other types of people and life experiences that you think are especially underrepresented in movies?

Published: January 23, 2018 at 05:30AM… 74 more words


Why Asking About Citizenship Could Make the Census Less Accurate

Distrust of the government’s intentions toward noncitizens may be hard to overcome, research suggests, and political developments have increased levels of distrust.

Published: January 19, 2018 at 05:30AM… 72 more words


Tortilla Flat by John Steinbeck

This story is set in a place called Tortilla Flat in Monterey, California. It’s about five men that are paisanos (compatriots). They are Danny, Pilon, Pablo, Jesus Maria, and Pirate. 189 more words

Book Reviews

What Race/Related Loved in 2017

Here were a few of our favorite things.

Published: December 25, 2017 at 05:30AM

U.S. By Unknown Author

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They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera

They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera. September 5, 2017. HarperTeen, 368 p. ISBN: 9780062457790.  Int Lvl: YA; Rdg Lvl: YA; Lexile: 870. 675 more words


Us, In Progress by Lulu Delacre

Us, In Progress by Lulu Delacre. August 29, 2017. HarperCollins, 256 p. ISBN: 9780062392145.  Int Lvl: 3-6; Rdg Lvl: 3.2; Lexile: 740.

Acclaimed author and Pura Belpré Award honoree Lulu Delacre’s beautifully illustrated collection of twelve short stories is a groundbreaking look at the diverse Latinos who live in the United States. 725 more words


The First Rule of Punk by Celia Perez

The First Rule of Punk by Celia Perez. August 22, 2017. Viking Books for Young Readers, 336 p. ISBN: 9780425290408.  Int Lvl: 5-8; Rdg Lvl: 6.2; Lexile: 670. 800 more words