Hmong American

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  • Criminology And Criminal Justice Case Study

    Unfortunately, many Chinese Americans cannot acquire the best legal representation, because they cannot speak English. This may lead to a longer sentence or higher restitution fees. As a first generation Chinese American female, this issue is meaningful and important to me, because I grew up around immigrants who cannot fend for…

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  • Asian American Struggles

    Invisible and Struggling Asian Americans are generally known for their diligent work ethics, their high levels of education and the high paying job that follows from their education. This stereotype is even supported with statistical data, Asian Americans holding a higher median household income, $66,000, compared to the general population’s $49,800 (Pew Research Center). With a rise in Asian immigrants and the Asian American populace as a whole and how they are projected to be the largest…

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  • My People Poem Analysis

    It is also shows much pride in the bi-racial existence in Harlem. - Another poem that is similar to Harlem Sweeties is Hughes's poem, "My People,". In this poem Hughes also celebrates the beauty of, not just African American women, but African Americans, as his people. The standard of beauty he expresses, is the opposite of the popular vision of beauty that was favored during that time. Instead of promoting homogenous beauty, Hughes is inspired by the variety and vitality of the beauty…

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  • Hypocrisy In Angela M. Balcita's The Americano Dream

    also illustrating how the great American hypocrisy affects this transition. A great example of this comes from two paragraphs discussing her father’s first job at a blood bank. The job is temporary, as he’s trying to get official certification to be a doctor in the United States, but he encounters difficulties. One woman is xenophobic to him, “[requesting] to see an “American” doctor” (Balcita 2006, 1) when he comes to her aid. While this is a prime example of American hypocrisy as I explained…

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  • Student Counseling Interview

    Counseling. While earning her Master’s degree, M. A. G. was living in Texas. Now, she is attending Fresno State, living at home with her parents, and is a substitute teacher who works with at-risk youths. She disclosed that her parents are Mexican Americans who divorced when she was four-years-old. Growing up, she identified herself as a Hispanic woman, however, after exploring and gaining a better understanding of the term “Hispanic”, she now identifies herself as Latino after moving to Texas.…

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  • Asian Art Collection

    On October 28, 2015 I attended the William Marcellous Lindgren Asian Art Collection Reception in the Miller Center occurring from 4-5 PM. This event displayed St. Cloud State’s large collection of Asian art such as paintings, sculptures, stone carvings, metalwork, decorative arts, and ceramics. All of these art pieces are from nine different countries, spanning many centuries. I learned that William Lindgren was a former professor here at St. Cloud State University, and he donated his collection…

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  • Essay On Vietnamese Refugees

    Cambodian refugees and Vietnamese refugees also share differing experiences when it pertains to the topic of hardships faced when fleeing one’s homeland. Although both groups faced complications when fleeing their homeland, the complications and obstacles they faced were distinct. As for the Cambodian refugees, an abundant amount died during the journey to freedom. According to Kuy, “An estimated 3 million died during the Killing Fields, from torture, execution, starvation and disease. Some…

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  • Analysis Of Mark Twain's Essay: The Lowest Animal

    and Racism in the Modern- Day American society. Stated in your essay, you claim that Man is the only animal that organizes it’s wars. Man gathers it’s men and sheds the blood of the innocent. The U.S government invaded the country of Vietnam, located in Southeast Asia, in order to force upon their…

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  • Personal Narrative: My Trip To Chinatown

    pictures during this trip, because my family, we don’t usually go to trip like this. It’s a once in awhile. There’s a lot of people around me. The sidewalk was crowded. A lot of different race such as Chinese, Vietnamese, Japanese, Hmong, Koreans, Americans, African Americans, and Mexicans, came to tour around Chinatown. This is the first time I’ve been to Chinatown and it is not what I expected. It is so small not much to shop because most of the store are restaurants. I expected to have a lot…

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  • Gronimo's Geronimo: A True American

    Geronimo: A True American The brave Bedonkohe Apache leader Geronimo was able to accomplish many astonishing feats before he died at the age of seventy-nine in 1909. Some of these achievements include continuing his journey of bettering the lives of his people despite his own family being murdered when he was only twenty-nine (27). Geronimo fully embodies the hard-working and no excuses attitude that many Americans strive for. Geronimo in many ways possesses the same moral code and ideas that…

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