What Americans Can Learn About Language from Other Cultures

Jeremy David Engels, State of Penn and Elaine Hsieh, University of Oklahoma Families and friends traditionally gather at this time of year to express their gratitude. Many also take part in demonstrations. service and philanthropy as a way to give back to their local communities. Aspect communication scholars intercultural communication students, we examined that many …

The Pandemic Has Made the Life of One in Three Americans Even More Difficult

By Sheril Kirshenbaum, Michigan State University and Douglas Buhler, Michigan State University Speech, CC BY-ND COVID-19 has made food access more difficult for many communities. Michigan State University’s Fall 2021 Food Literacy and Participation Survey, 31% of people we spoke to said the pandemic had impacted their household’s ability to obtain food. This included 28% …

Americans in a Mental Health Crisis – African Americans in particular

By Brad R. Fulton, Indiana University centuries of systemic racism and everyday discrimination He left a big mark in the USA. mental health burden The past few years have taken a particularly heavy toll on African-American communities. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention It shows that black Americans are twice as likely …

Mindfulness Meditation May Make Some Americans More Selfish and Less Selfish

Michael J. Poulin, University in Buffalo Japanese chef Yoshihiro Murata travelsHe brings water from Japan with him. Says it’s really the only way to do it authentic dashi, delicious broth essential for Japanese cuisine. There’s science to back it up: The water in Japan is significantly softer than in many other parts of the world …