Ethnicity

The Different Ethnicities of Filipina Women

As I posted photos of Filipina women in various social bookmarking sites, there were those who reacted negatively to my posts, arguing that my shared photos should be categorized as "mixed Asians" and not women from the Philippines.
Nov 17, 2014 |

Does Ethnicity Affect Hair Types?

Does ethnicity have anything to do with your hair? Of course it does; from a biological perspective, race and ethnicity are deciding factors on what type of hair you'll have and what particular strength your hair has.
Nov 17, 2014 |

DNA Ethnicity Test: Knowing Where You Come Using The Latest Technology

There are a lot of people here in the United States and around the world who would like to know their roots or where they actually come from. And by using DNA ethnicity test, it has never been easier to accomplish this.
Nov 17, 2014 |

Does Our Ethnicity Affect Our Eyesight?

Skin color, ethnicity, nationality, and culture: they are all indicators of our future. As technology continues to grow, differences between Asian-Americans are found than that from African-Americans; studies are being conducted on the distinct characteristics of Hispanic-Americans health, versus that of Caucasian-Americans. Every one of these...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Ethnicity Differences - Does It Affect Skin Aging?

A lot of literatures are available when it comes to reports about the effects of #ethnic differences in skin aging. However, they are not very reliable. Today, there are independent studies that tried to debunk the mystery behind it.
Nov 17, 2014 |

The World Factbook - Field Listing - Ethnic Groups

Provides a rank ordering, by country, of ethnic groups starting with the largest and normally includes the percent of total population.
Apr 1, 2016 |

Race - The Power of an Illusion

PBS asks the question, how valid are your beliefs and raises more in this interactive portal about race in science, society, and throughout history.
Mar 3, 2016 |

Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts

The Mission Cultural center for Latino Arts (MCCLA) was originally called the Palmeto Museum, Originated in the early seventies by a group of San Francisco State University students who were frustrated with the lack of Chicano – Latino cultural representation and to promote Latino cultural expression, awareness and growth of the Mission...
Jan 22, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More