Tag Archives: Immigrants

tuesday, grab your pink pussy hats

DACA I have a feeling about this one, I think the suspension of Deffered Action for Childhood Arrivals, DACA, is going to cause all hell to break loose, and I hope it does. Surely, this is one of the cruelest things proposed by the Trump administration? I came to this country as an immigrant child […]

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ethnic beauty, sisterhood of similar looks

What do people mean when they say “she looks ethnic?” What is ethnic beauty? Lately, when talking about looks, “ethnic” seems to be the code word for African American or Latino, but lots of us are white and ethnic. For example, my Latvian sisters and I. We don’t hide from the term “ethnic”. To us, mostly […]

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