Tag: America

“Again”

“Again”

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

What’s this “Great America” Donald Trump tells us we’re apparently going to return to? Does it even exist?

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Foreign Language Education- Why is it Not a Thing Here?

Foreign Language Education- Why is it Not a Thing Here?

| February 23, 2017 | 1 Comment

Bilingualism is commonplace in many nations in the world and has multiple benefits- so why is it not popular here?

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Confessions of an Asian-American

Confessions of an Asian-American

| March 30, 2016 | 1 Comment

I feel guilty about wanting to become someone else.

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Paris, Beirut, Baghdad, America: A Poem About Bodies

Paris, Beirut, Baghdad, America: A Poem About Bodies

| November 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

“This is not a political poem.
This is a poem about bodies.”

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Sonnet for Sandra and Others

Sonnet for Sandra and Others

| October 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

A sonnet for those destined to die.

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Paying for Success: The Reality of America Today (Part 2)

Paying for Success: The Reality of America Today (Part 2)

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A post in two parts, “Paying for Success: The Reality in America Today” takes a look at the current condition of American society and how everything done within it is completely dependent upon wealth and income. Part 1 sets the scene, addresses the evident problem of financial inequality, and explains why it has occurred. Part 2 digs deeper and provides the perspectives and thoughts of prominent sociologists on this societal issue, while explaining, in a simple way, why this all makes sense.

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Freedom

Freedom

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

At what cost does our freedom come?

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A Case for Justice

A Case for Justice

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The story of how slavery re-emerged in the United States following the Civil War and lasting until World War II.

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Times Square: Crossroads of America

Times Square: Crossroads of America

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Times Square may call itself the “Crossroads of the World” but a more accurate description would be the “Crossroads of America.”

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