The Mirada

Why Are My People Excluded From My Textbook?

Metzli Lemus, Guest Writer

October 15, 2020

My eyes were teary when I walked into the living room of my house. My whole life, I was raised in an Indigenous community. This year, as I entered my junior year of high school, there was excitement throughout my house: excitement to see what I would be learning this year in my AP US History class. Fast...

Racism Against Asian-Americans is Nothing New

Jae Yeon Lee, Guest Writer

October 14, 2020

I am not new to the racism and discrimination against Asian Americans that has originated from the coronavirus. I was born in Seoul, South Korea. My family immigrated to the United States in 2008, making me a first-generation immigrant. I enrolled in the American public school system and had perfect...

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