Tag: bicultural

Why I refuse to assimilate

If you have been listening to the news, by now you may know that in the last couple of days two controversies surrounding assimilation have surfaced. In the first one, Tom Brokaw, a journalist with a brilliant and respected career, said in “Meet the Press” that: “Hispanics should work harder to assimilate”. In the second,... Read more »

Welcome to my fifth blog!

I started blogging seven years ago. When I was little I always thought I would be a writer. As I studied literature in college and graduate school, I realized that there were so many people much better than me at it, that being a critic would be enough. And then Twitter and blogs were invented.... Read more »