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P3 Product Critique for ME120, Spring, by Naya Yassin

As is common with most people, when given the space to talk about anything of my choosing, I went with something that hit closer to home. Bicycles are not a rare sight on Stanford’s campus; The “circle of death” is, still to this date, a challenge for me to navigate…


P3 Product Critique for ME120, Spring, by Naya Yassin

As is common with most people, when given the space to talk about anything of my choosing, I went with something that hit closer to home. Bicycles are not a rare sight on Stanford’s campus; The “circle of death” is, still to this date, a challenge for me to navigate…


“when
you tell yourself
‘you can have your energy back’
after years
of
giving
it
to white people.
and
their
requirements for acceptance. for supple
colonization.
digesting
their beliefs.
thoughts.
opinions.
of
you.
when you remove them from your nucleus.
your being is then
allowed
to
focus
its power
on
turning your life.
into.
your soul’s work.
you become yours.
again…


Arabs, especially Muslim Arabs, are often portrayed in the mainstream media and Hollywood as dangerous and inferior to the average white man. Some actors and directors in Hollywood have made a career out of demonizing Arabs and perpetuating the stereotypes about the Middle East. Not to mention years of European…

Naya Yassin

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