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Etsy: The Marketplace We Make Together
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  We walk through the entryway of Etsy, walls lined with growing plants. Opening in a reception area, art lining the walls and Mr. Grit, Etsy’s mascot, standing at attention.    Etsy is a website focused on creating a place for small... (more »)
An Interview With Sabi Shaikh
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"In all seriousness, Goverdhan Sharma,59, says no interaction should be allowed between Hindu girls and Muslim boys. Sharma speaks softly and slowly about 'Love Jihad', a term coined by right wing groups to denote marriage between Hindu girls... (more »)
Highway 331 Dolls This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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“Weirdo!” says an upsetting group of boys passing by Harriet (Dean) Mochel’s house. Why is this? This is because of the dolls that stand at her window. If you’ve ever passed Highway 331 in Bremen, then you’d know... (more »)
Parking Ordinance Changes
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For many years, on older streets across the town of Bremen cars would be parked all over the street, on the left side, on the right side, and all up and down. Being that Bremen has small streets because of our small town, there wasn’t much... (more »)
"What Ever Obstacles We Have Make Us...
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Being part of Mrs. Llamas daily life outside of school, I didn't really know what her dreams and struggles were. Fortunately I’m one of her granddaughter’s best friends. I always thought life was so easy for her since she’s an administrator... (more »)
Old America vs New America
By , San fernando, CA
Throughout the course of your life you hear about adults talking about their childhood in America before things gone down the toilet, but to me growing up now I would think that I am living somewhat of a quintessential American life as a teenager,... (more »)
Interview
As I was growing up I have heard so many stories about my parent doing a lot of stuff, going places, but when I interview my dad it was different because I heard stories that I never heard. So the first thing we talk being about the Northridge... (more »)
My Grandfather's Journey
My Grandfather was born and raised in Mexico or more specifically in the city of Leon, Guanajuato. He was raised and worked on a farm throughout his childhood doing various chores to help his parents grow fruits and vegetables. When he turned 18... (more »)
Events That Change Views
By , Pacoima, CA
I was born in 1998 and came from Mexico when I was 4 (2003) I can’t say that I got discriminated since the discrimination people felt in the early years was 10 times greater. I did not really understand why people got discriminated or why they... (more »)
The American Dream
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Growing up, I always heard great things about the United States. In my neighborhood people will always talk about what a great life you can have if you lived in America. America for me was the land of opportunities. When I was 24, I made the big... (more »)
An Unforgettable Morning
By , San Fernando, CA
When the earthquake hit Northridge, California, I was not born yet. My parents only had two children at the time , my brother and my sister. They were, “about four or five”. The earthquake struck, “approximately at 4:31 in the morning,... (more »)
American Heritage Project
My grandpa's life has been very difficult since growing up “I always worked hard and hard for a little kid.” With his dad since he was about 11 years old started working with him in the fields because his dad was a farmer and my... (more »)
My Interview with Mr.K
I interviewed my math teacher,Mr.K, who is about 60 years old. A historical event that he experienced in his lifetime was seeing both the opening and the collapse of the Berlin Wall which took place on “November 1989”. It was a painful thing... (more »)
The American Dream
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Growing up in America, it is commonly accepted that most people around the world’s wish is to migrate to America, the land of opportunity and freedom. Trying to pursue their American Dream of whatsoever they hope to achieve in America... (more »)
American Dream Interview
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From time to time when my father and I had spent time together he had told me stories of when he had first come to the United States and his experiences living in the country. I had to interview a relative of mine so I had decided to interview my... (more »)
Life of the Liu's
Growing up, I truly never understood anyone’s life until I sit down and start talking to them. Those people I talk to share their childhood memories, experiences, their family history, and much more. Each individual goes through a connection... (more »)
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