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UNIV. OF ARIZONA DISTRIBUTES SNOWFLAKES GUIDE ON HOW TO DEAL WITH MEAN WORDS - THEY CALL IT MICROAGGRESSION

The University of Arizona has released a 20-page booklet for snowflakes on microaggression. It will serve as a guide for teachers and students should follow inside and outside the classroom when it comes to combatting microaggression. 629 more words

EDUCATION

Plus-sized Microaggressions

I work for a company that offers some pretty awesome benefits, and one of them is a free membership to a small gym about two minutes away from work. 684 more words

Weight Loss

Ask me About my Hair and I Will Probably Lie!

Ask me about my hair and I will probz lie.

I could go forth with a extensive and elaborate dissection of why your questions regarding my change in hair length and style are both malignant and… 343 more words

Race

racial microaggressions this 'half-blood' feels

“But you’re lucky you’re not that kind of Indian – you know, the
kind that has a unibrow and lots of arm hair and a moustache.”
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Personal

It's All About the Little Things - Microaggression

In Zambia, when I joined Peace Corps, I was the only female Indian American in the entire country from America.

The critical part of my service was the feeling of loneliness and small attacks that kept coming at me no matter how much I represented myself as a girl from New York, and born American. 1,899 more words

My People

There is a lot of research being done about the “information bubble” or more specifically “filter bubbles”.  The idea is that our view of the world is being filtered so that the only information we receive (from social media) is information that will not challenge our existing world view.   627 more words

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