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Arab and Muslim American Healthcare Disparities It is important to examine Arab and Muslim American health disparities or discrimination directed against them by using Title VI of the Civil Rights Act as a framework to reference. This brings forward incidents and the possible symptoms resulting from the treatment or mistreatment …

Making America Great Again?

On January 17, 2017, America swore in Donald Trump as the 45th president to lead the country back to his envisioned ‘greatness.’ As a global power which prides itself in being an ‘indivisible’ nation, Donald Trump may not have ready, if not willing, to both represent and unify the United …

The Oriental Dictator?

“The Dictator” is a movie about an oppressive dictator who is summoned to New York by the United Nations concerning his country’s nuclear weapon program. However, during his stay in America his appearance is altered so no one recognizes him, preventing him from returning to his country and he has …

Aladdin and Orientalism

The 1992 Disney movie Aladdin is a widely popular film, but the portrayal of the characters within the film is fraught with Orientalist stereotypes. This is also important relative to the fact that the protagonists are overwhelmingly Americanized while the antagonists are depicted through damaging and hurtful stereotypes. From the …