July 5, 2010
Written by C.N.
You might be interested to read the following posts from July of years past:
- 2009: Reflections on a Multiracial Buddhist Retreat
One of my most controversial posts — In an otherwise refreshing and renewing multiracial Buddhist family retreat, two incidents with racial overtones highlight unconscious racial dynamics still present in American society.
- 2008: The New Yorker’s Obama Cover
The New Yorker’s controversial cartoon cover of Barack and Michelle Obama as terrorists brings up a range of reactions from conservatives and liberals.
- 2007: Allowing Non-Citizens to Vote
Should immigrants who haven’t become citizens yet be allowed to vote in elections?
- 2006: “Cute Culture” in Japan
Looking at the rising popularity of “cute culture’s” effect on Japan’s mentality toward outsiders.
- 2005: Native Hawaiian Sovereignty
Looking at the contentious debate about whether to grant Native Hawaiians sovereignty rights.
- 2004: Jumping the Gun
Racial paranoia fed by terrorist fears leads to a sad case of racial profiling.
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