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Whitewashed: America’s Invisible Middle Eastern Identity
1 Apr 2009 // 5:00 PM
As the Middle Eastern American community has been perceived to be less Christian and more Muslim since 9/11, so too is the assumption that they are unable to assimilate because of religious differences.
Is Obama the Last in a Long Line of Firsts?
11 Apr 2007 // 6:00 PM
It doesn’t even matter if your achievement isn’t something a lot of people might want to emulate; you’ll go to your grave eulogized as the “first black (fill-in-the-blank)”, and every Black History Month someone will remember your name.
The Guardian Book of Rock & Roll by Michael Hann (ed.)
4 Feb 2009 // 2:59 PM
A little editorial intervention should perhaps have been included to challenge the legitimacy of having a member of the Kooks deride the Beach Boys' Pet Sounds.
The Best Australian Stories 2008, ed. Delia Falconer
29 Jan 2009 // 2:59 PM
This is less a Nick Hornby mixtape, with each selection ordered just so, and more akin to an mp3 playlist, inviting the reader to dip in and out at leisure.