New America Now: Heard 'Round the World

New America Now: Heard 'Round the World

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Jalal Ghazi shares his insights on the recent protests and uprising in Tunisia and how social media and networking made it happen.
Related Reading on New America Media:
Social Media Made Tunisian Uprising Possible


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David Carlisle discusses a recent study on the racial and ethnic disparities that are apparent--or not so apparent-- in health care.


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Amy Chua speaks out against the controversy her book Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother has caused with Western and Chinese parents and children.

Related Reading on New America Media:
Hey Amy Chua—There Are Other Ways of Being a Chinese Mother
Chua Distorts Chinese Parenting, Says World Journal Editorial



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Although Ellis Island is the immigrant headquarters of the East Coast, Judy Yung points out that Angel Island was the pivotal entry point for the West coast in her book Angel Island: Immigrant Gateway to America


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