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Words Unspoken: The Philippines Revisited+

By Kimberly Aglipay. I learned that trying to blend in included keeping my mouth shut; I didn’t want anyone to...

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My home is no longer a battleground+

By Phumeena Balasuberamaniam. A sense of belonging is not attained simply by sharing nationality, religion, race, language, or social hierarchies,...

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Pigeonholes+

By Farwa Ali. I had the privilege of traveling to Saudi Arabia with my family to perform ummrah, a pilgrimage...

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Where I am meant to glow+

By Hella-Genet Fesehaye. The calm waves mimic the gentle flow within my veins and I imagine the bright, beautiful sun...

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Immigrating to Canada+

By Shiromi Santhakumar. In July 2004, my mother, sister, brother and I prepared for our departure from Sri Lanka....

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The Wait+

By Maame Adwoa Sekyi-Appiah Published on December 8, 2014 “Tis the season to be jolly, fa la la la la,...

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A Wiser Outlook+

By Sonia Jalbout Published on December 8, 2014 I was wide awake listening to the sound of car horns 12...

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What is Home?+

By Sabrine Azraq Published on December 8, 2014 What is home? I’ve asked this question to family members, friends, and...

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Writing Mozambique, Imagining Africa+

By Charlene Williams Published on December 8, 2014 It took us over 12 hours to get to Ilha de Moçambique...

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On Herbs and Healing+

By Amy Wong Published on December 8, 2014 The match was struck. The earthy aroma of white sage quickly obscured...

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