En los Estados Unidos, yo me identifico con la cultura estadounidense. Yo soy una mezcla de muchas etnicidades de todo el mundo. No tengo un lugar único de dónde viene mi familia entonces no tengo una identidad cultural singular. Mis padres son católicos pero ellos no me presionan identificar con la religión. Yo no soy … Sigue leyendo El Futuro de Mi Identidad
"I know up on top you are seeing great sights, but down here on the bottom, we too should have rights." -Dr. Seuss, "Yertle the Turtle" Drawn by Lexi Palmberg This is a portrayal of Donald Trump as the Grinch following the immigration ban.
Immigration is one of the things that make the United States a great country. For the most part, we accept immigration, and we are rewarded for it. Immigration gives us an economic advantage in the global economy. Immigrants help us save money and help increase our workforce. Immigration enriches our culture. I would not have … Sigue leyendo Immigration
The Class, The Words, The Understanding By Samantha Marinelli This class has taught me so much. I learned things about spanish, about life, and about myself. As a class we saw the lines between reality and imagination, we made connections between friendship and love. We learned who we are and how we learn the best. … Sigue leyendo The Class, The Words, The Understanding by Samantha Marinelli
La Clase, Las Palabras, La Comprensión Por Samantha Marinelli Esta clase me enseñó mucho. Aprendí cosas de español, de la vida, y de yo misma. Como una clase vemos las líneas entre la realidad y la imaginación, e hicimos conexiones entre la amistad y el amor. Aprendemos quiénes somos y cómo lo aprendemos mejor. Dedico … Sigue leyendo La Clase, Las Palabras, La Comprensión por Samantha Marinelli
Blessed Beauty With grace. With dignity. In darkness and in light. For she of all people was blessed. Heaven’s most highly favored lady. Blessed Virgin Mary, mother of God. The beauty of our faith. I could go on for days, of the beauty of the religion The uniting of people in marriage, the creation of … Sigue leyendo Blessed Beauty
My heart is heavy as I begin to think about this post. It was only a week ago when three Muslim students were murdered at the University of North Carolina. The innocent lives of these young students were taken and all because of a hate crime. It is sad that we are living in a … Sigue leyendo Religion and the War of Hate