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Free Trade vs. Fair Trade

We live in a diverse and interdependent world; what happens locally has global effects and vice versa. So, it is important to be aware of policies, even if it seems boring, because the truth is many of these policies impact our lives in very serious ways. The biggest problem with Free Trade is that it […]

Language Lessons

Language and culture cannot be separated. Language is vital to understanding our unique cultural perspectives. Language is a tool that is used to explore and experience our cultures and the perspectives that are embedded in our cultures. – Buffy Sainte-Marie, speaking at the Mashantucket Language Conference February, 2006. Almost every time I go back to […]

Mixed Nation’s 25 Hottest Male Celebrities

We’ve come up with our own list of the top 25 Hottest Male Celebrities. This multicultural list of talented and handsome men represents the true diversity of our “Mixed Nation”…Enjoy! 1. Shemar Moore, Actor Featured on CBS’s “Criminal Minds”, Shemar Moore plays an FBI agent and profiler, Derek Morgan. His beautiful blend is African American, […]

Capoeira: A Resilient & Unique Martial Art

Although there were many disastrous consequences from colonization-which still have ripple effects on our society until this day- the human spirit is amazingly resilient. Approximately 3.5 million people were kidnapped from Africa and taken to Brazil during the 350 years of the slave trade. The Afro-Brazilian art form of Capoeira is an excellent example of […]

Five Multicultural Artists You Should Check Out Now

One thing that is amazing about music is that it’s constantly evolving, just like we are, and every day we’re introduced to an array of new and diverse artists who want to share their passion with the world. True fans of music shouldn’t care if an artist is black or white, or sings rock or […]

What It Takes To Achieve!

“Ask yourself- Why do I want what I want? The answers to this question are the foundation of all your success and motivation.” -Daniel Chidiac In order to be successful, you must have purpose. In Napoleon Hill’s masterpiece Think and Grow Rich, he presented the idea of a ‘Definite Major Purpose’ as a challenge to […]

Why NBC’s The Voice is the Perfect Example of a Mixed Nation

Although I’ve only been a fan of NBC’s “The Voice” for two seasons, I’m completely enamored of it. I went from merely liking the show to loving it because of this past week’s episode. What happened? Before one of Adam Levine’s team members performed, the show did a short video vignette about her. The performer […]

Raising Confident Hapa Kids

“Your kids are so beautiful!” “Is their father white?” “Look at that wavy hair.” “She has Chinky eyes.” Those are just a few of the comments parents of hapa kids hear everyday. The phrase hapa haole is Hawaiian slang meaning half-white. Nowadays, the term hapa is used by many Asian Americans as an affectionate term […]

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