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Entertainment

Comedian Annick Adelle’s Debut Album Living ‘Between Two Worlds’ Is The Laugh We All Need Right Now

Comedian Annick Adelle’s Debut Album Living ‘Between Two Worlds’ Is The Laugh We All Need Right Now

We know the world is a dark place to exist in right now. But we have a suggestion for a brief reprieve. Put down your phones, step away from the […]

Family Life

'Lali's Feather' by Farhana Zia, Illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman. Image courtesy of Peachtree publishing.

8 Children’s Books Celebrating AA/PI Heritage Month You Should Add To Your Collection

May is Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and in the spirit of our mission to amplify books that celebrate diversity and culture in America (especially in light of the frightening […]

Entertainment

Comedian Noriko Sato Fusing Japanese Culture With American Comedy Together In BATSU! NYC Game

Comedian Noriko Sato Fusing Japanese Culture With American Comedy Together In BATSU! NYC Game

As the world tentatively begins to open up again, one of the most exciting things many of us have been looking forward to is in-person events. Where we actually get […]

Contributors

All Are Welcome: Diversity & Inclusion Expert On Creating Change In The Workplace With Results

All Are Welcome: Diversity & Inclusion Expert On Creating Change In The Workplace With Results

The following is an excerpt from ‘All Are Welcome: How to Build a Real Workplace Culture of Inclusion that Delivers Results‘ (McGraw Hill, Feb 2022) from Cynthia Owyoung. Cynthia is […]

Contributors

Bestselling Author Amy Edelstein Shares Excerpt From Her Life-Changing Travel Memoir ‘Adventure In Zanskar’

Bestselling Author Amy Edelstein Shares Excerpt From Her Life-Changing Travel Memoir ‘Adventure In Zanskar’

The following in an excerpt from ‘Adventure in Zanskar: A young woman’s solitary journey to reach physical and metaphysical heights’ (Paperback, Nov 2021). In 1983, twenty-one year old Amy Edelstein […]

Lifestyle

Planning To Move To A Different Country? Here’s Some Important Advice

Planning To Move To A Different Country? Here’s Some Important Advice

Moving to a different country can be an exciting adventure, but it can also be daunting. If you’re thinking about making the move, here are some important things to keep […]

Lifestyle

Pro Tips On How To Prepare For Your Next Big Travel Adventure

Pro Tips On How To Prepare For Your Next Big Travel Adventure

Traveling is one of the best things in life. Every person should be able to experience it at least once in a lifetime. But, there are so many people out […]

Girl on a Mission

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New Documentary Explores China’s Sex Culture Through Animated Superpower Boobs!

If you are looking for a great Kickstarter campaign to support right now, make it “The Boobie Project” by Viv Li, a Chinese filmmaker based in Berlin and Beijing. Currently […]

Fashion & Beauty

A Fascinating Look Into The History Of Necklaces

A Fascinating Look Into The History Of Necklaces

A necklace can come in many different forms, from chains and beads to pearls and gemstones. They can be short and close to the neck or hanging all the way […]

Lifestyle

The Meaning Of Cherry Blossom Tattoos According To Different Cultures

The Meaning Of Cherry Blossom Tattoos According To Different Cultures

Many people choose a cherry blossom tattoo for various reasons. Different cultures attach different meaning to this type of tattoo. While in some cultures it is a symbol of youth […]

Family Life

Writing About Dating In A Culture Where Relationships Are Taboo

Writing About Dating In A Culture Where Relationships Are Taboo

Technology has made the world a global village and people have been brought together in many ways. People can interact online while they are a world apart. The beauty of […]

Girl on a Mission

How Learning Different Languages During Summer Camp Changed My Perspective On Life

How Learning Different Languages During Summer Camp Changed My Perspective On Life

By Emma Halpern Growing up, I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t watching Spanish language movies, reading Spanish language books, or dancing to Spanish music. Spanish was always a […]

Contributors, Health

Fostering A Work Environment Open To Discussing Mental Health Issues

Fostering A Work Environment Open To Discussing Mental Health Issues

By Melissa Lobo A young doctor beginning her Masters in Public Health at a prestigious University in Asia was pleasantly surprised to find a scholarly environment that was highly accommodating […]

Entertainment

Femmes To The Front In Documentary Short “We’re Here, We’re Present: Women In Punk”

Femmes To The Front In Documentary Short “We’re Here, We’re Present: Women In Punk”

Music has always been at the forefront of cultural change and helping to shape the identity of entire generations. One genre that has undoubtedly stood out from the rest is […]

Family Life

Children’s Book Series Created To Feature Real Stories Of People In The Mayan Community In Mexico

Children’s Book Series Created To Feature Real Stories Of People In The Mayan Community In Mexico

Reading is the foundation of education. Nevertheless, there are more than 100 million children around the world who don’t have access to books or who can’t read. Here is the […]