The Mirror of Jeju
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The Mirror of Jeju

“The rush of money has been an economic bonanza for many, like the duty-free shops jam-packed with Chinese tourists looking for luxury items that are more costly at home and those hoping new hotels and condo developments will boost Jeju’s reputation. But the growing Chinese presence has also raised fears of big-power exploitation that is … Continue reading

Faculty Against Rape – new resources
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Faculty Against Rape – new resources

Rape, sexual assault, sexual harassment, power imbalances of all kinds — these are consequences of structural, systemic inequality on an intersectional level: racism, sexism, classism, colorism, colonialism, xenophobia, sectarianism . . .  Forms of power enforcement.  Who has power, and who doesn’t.  Bullies, gossips, liars, trolls, “mean girls,” “the old boys’ club” . . . How to … Continue reading

Three Massacres
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Three Massacres

Chamorro Studies has only existed as a program for a short while, but its existence is questioned all the time. During the Chamorro Experience gi Fino’ Chamorro lecture series one elderly Chamorro man asked me flat out, why people should learn to speak Chamorro when the language is clearly on its way out? During the … Continue reading

Acho’ Latte’ gi Gima’-Ta
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Acho’ Latte’ gi Gima’-Ta

Kalang un gera este na huegon video. Guaha sigua (nuebi) na klasen må’gas siha.  I mas mahaderu i Palé.  Blandinu gui’.  Yo’amte gui’ lao guaha na biahi ha na’lamen i enimigu-ña.  Gi otro banda i mas malamaña, i Makahnan Tailayi (Warlock). Guaha un Peskådot (Hunter), un Guerrero (Warrior), un Chekle’ (Rogue), un Må’gas gi Halomtåno’ … Continue reading