White Oregon Teacher Details His Struggles With Racism Because Of His ‘Black’ Name
by Clutch 2 years ago
‘You don’t look like a Jamaal’. He asked in response: ‘And how exactly does one look like a name?’ Stereotyping, racial profiling and outright racism against people of color seems to be at an all-time high these days, and one white Oregon teacher says he...
New Wedding Trend: Would You “Mesh” Your Last Name With Your Spouse’s?
by Clutch 5 years ago
Traditionally, a woman takes on her husband’s surname after marriage to represent her new identity but in recent years, there’s been a shift in the practice. More women are hyphenating their maiden and married surnames, and meshing has emerged as a viable option for newly-married couples....