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It Takes One to Know One

Bao H. Nguyen December 15, 2010 Comments Off on It Takes One to Know One

Working in ethnic communities require a certain cultural competency and understanding. That’s not too much to ask ... right?

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Cham American Muslim, A Triple Minority?

Cham American Muslim, A Triple Minority?

Bao H. Nguyen December 1, 2010 5

At a distance, the only stand-out feature about Asma Cham is her hijab – the head-covering that Muslim women wear as part of their religion. For most people, this is the limit of their

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Lost in Translation: How the younger generation in America is losing its roots

Bao H. Nguyen November 16, 2010 Comments Off on Lost in Translation: How the younger generation in America is losing its roots

Not many people would argue against the idea that language and culture are completely entwined. People like me, who have had to learn a second language, are especially well aware of the deep association

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