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America and Japan: A Comparison of Racism in Two Countries

Three weeks ago I posted on the Facebook group “Foreigner living in japan” a link to my article on Japanese Courtesy: Cons and Pros, which compared Japanese insincere politeness with American sincere hostility. 529 more words

Japan

Self-Imposed Bias

I have a friend who is a photographer taking pictures during the great battle of All Blacks vs Manu Samoa and last night he had to make his way to Faleolo Airport to photograph the Legendary All Blacks as they landed. 557 more words

Opinion

Why gender analysis is essential to empirical labour economics

U.S. wage growth doesn't look as weak when you account for benefit costs covered by employers on.wsj.com/1JJ2EmV http://t.co/s0tJutTjBy
Nick Timiraos (@NickTimiraos) July 06, 2015

Politics - USA

Random Reaction from Racquel

An Important Note: These reactions are shared by real people–and as a talk show would put it: The views and opinions of these people do not necessarily state or reflect my own. 132 more words

Books

Zora Neale Hurston Quote.

I feel my race. . . . Sometimes I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry. It merely astonishes me. How can anyone deny themselves the pleasure of my company? 13 more words

Bricoleur

God Is Not My Law

 “I used to be a Protestant.” It’s a response I have uttered hundreds of times when asked about my religious beliefs. “I am now an atheist” is what usually follows. 1,125 more words

Politics