When I was little, I used to hate my ‘Asian’ nose. I used to hope that it would one day become smaller and pointier. In all of my magazines, no one had a nose like mine. 799 more words
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Trump’s base is among the poorer and uneducated, Bernie’s is wealthy and well-schooled. Surprised?
Barack Obama is not a modest man, but when it comes to assessing his or any president’s place in the long American story, he has been heard to say, “We just try to get our paragraph right.” Yet the way a raft of recent events have broken sharply in his favor, Obama suddenly seems well on his way to writing a whole page—or at least a big, fat passage—in the history books… 26 more words
A Nazi salute may – or may not – land you in jail in Switzerland. Apparently, you are safe if you manage to prove that it was intended as a personal statement and not a marker of political affiliation, the country’s highest court has ruled. 62 more words
Pope Francis has urged the people of Latin America to stand up to the world’s capitalist system and change the world economic order by creating a “truly communitarian economy” based on distribution of goods among all. 14 more words