My mom came to the U.S. from Taiwan when she was seven. As an immigrant in the ’70s, she faced racism daily. So it’s puzzling to me when she makes highly questionable statements about other groups.
27-year-old Arlin Golden looked after his younger sister Shelby when she was a baby and he was a preteen. Part three of our series “Sibling Stories.”
Coming from a divorced family, I am used to people coming in and out of our lives. But my mom and I are a pair that can’t be separated.
When I was a little kid, I didn’t really care that my new mom was white. As I got older, though, race became more important
Watching my mom go through school, I got to see her as more than a mother, but as a woman empowered.
It’s been years since my dad was a regular presence in my life. Sometimes I can go a year without seeing him.
My mom has raised me all on her own. She’s doing her best, but she can’t play the role of both parents.
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