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They Tried to Make Me Go to Rehab: And I Found All the Racism

So, apparently the white racial frame and the pressures exhorted on Asian Americans to assimilate (including the damage done to the psychological welfare of those trying to gain whiteness) is apparent in the micro-interactions of a small residential addiction treatment facility in North Georgia. 1,382 more words

Atheism

They Tried to Make Me Go to Rehab and I Finally Said Yes: A Series

I don’t know how to start a description of deciding to go into rehab. I’d had years of meth use behind me…working on my second decade of being clean. 233 more words

Sociology

Thread

The single most important material in reality theory is thread-

the stitches that pull one moment to the next moment,

to any moment, to every moment, 336 more words

Poetry

Karl Marx and Conflict Theory

Review of Video #6 of Crash Course Sociology.

Marx was concerned with the question: how could people be free? This led to Marx developing a model of history as a matter of struggling classes, each aligned with either the forces or relations of production. 144 more words

Sociology

The Corner of the Eye by Lewis Thomas

Intention: The purpose of The Corner of the Eye by Lewis Thomas is to help readers understand the value of observation. He uses three main examples of observation, such as noticing minor things like the stars, or major like computers and artificial intelligence taking over human beings to make them better observers. 467 more words

Human Behavior

Motivations to Use Tinder

By Megan Y. Tan ’19

With at least 10 million active users a day, Tinder is one of the most popular dating apps. It is easy to set up, by connecting it to Facebook, and easy to use, by just swiping left when presented with an undesirable profile, and swiping right when presented with a desirable profile. 366 more words

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